Liddell wins Mr. Basketball

High School Sports

WCIA — Belleville West junior EJ Liddell is the 2018 Mr. Basketball winner for Illinois. The Illini recruiting target led the Maroons to a state title last weekend. He averaged 20.7 points, 8.2 rebounds and 5.9 blocks per game this season and was also named the Gatorade Illinois Player of the Year.

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