top of page
Post: Blog2_Post
  • Writer's pictureBig Tim

Big Tim's Class of 2027 Watch List for Illinois!!!!

Second annual list of incoming freshman into high school basketball. I only put players on the list I've watched over the last few months at a few events. Some are Pangos Frosh/Soph Midwest Camp, Prep Hoops Freshman Showcase, and some Fall Leagues. Here we go in no order:

Jaxson Davis, 6'1" point guard, Warren Township (Gurnee)

Davion Thompson, 6'3" combo guard, Bolingbrook

Devin Cleveland, 6'2" combo guard, Kenwood Academy (Chicago)

Howard Williams, 6'5" wing, Whitney Young (Chicago)

Jamarri Fears, 5'9" point guard, West (Joliet)

Markese Peoples, 6'1" combo guard, St Laurence (Burbank)

Reggie Stevens Jr, 6'1" point guard, St Laurence (Burbank)

Aaron Arrambide, 6'3" combo guard, Chi Prep Academy (Chicago)

Noah Emmanuel, 6'9' forward, Whitney Young (Chicago)

Hayden Schroeder, 6'5" forward, Academy (Wheaton)

Edvardas Stasys, 6'4" wing, Benet Academy (Lisle)

Damari Stephens, 6'4" combo guard, Kenwood Academy (Chicago)

Lukas Taskunas, 6'4" combo guard, North (Downers Grove)

Camron Dunson-Riggs, 6'5" combo guard, Normal Community

Duke Ross, 6'4" combo guard, St Ignatius College Prep (Chicago)

Jayden Newell, 5'10" point guard, Simeon Career Academy (Chicago)

Kamari Richmond, 5'10" point guard, Wendell Phillips Academy (Chicago)

Messiah Horton, 6'1" point guard, Wendell Phillips Academy (Chicago).

Kristopher Mporokoso, 6'2" point guard, Waubonsie Valley (Aurora)

Dawson Charles, 6'1" wing, St Viator (Arlington Heights)

Lamari Carpenter, 6'3" combo guard, Michele Clark (Chicago)

Nathan Stephens, 6'2" point guard, Leo Catholic (Chicago)

Jayden Bullock, 5'11" point guard, Marist (Chicago)

Jackson Snider, 6'4" combo guard, Geneva

Jacob Fuller, 6'7" forward, Glenbrook South (Glenview)

Caden Crudup, 6'3" combo guard, Whitney Young (Chicago)

Landon Mays, 6'3" combo guard, Marian Catholic (Chicago Heights)

Edward Humes IV, 5'2" point guard, Fenwick (Oak Park)

Jayden Taylor, 5'9" point guard, Perspectives Leadership (Chicago)

Austin Carlsen, 6'3" combo guard, Wauconda

Dion Lane, 5'10" point guard, Evanston Township

Travis Brown Jr, 5'9" point guard, Aurora (West)

Donavyn Simmons, 5'8" point guard, Catholic Academy (Joliet)

Asa Harris, 5'7" point guard, Homewood Flossmoor

Jamier Montgomery, 5'10" point guard, Warren Township (Gurnee)

Rashad Shelby, 6'1" point guard, Kenwood Academy (Chicago)

Jordan Purvis, 6'1" point guard, Christian (Yorkville)

Travis Cole, 5'10" point guard, Oak Park River Forest

Quinton Kitt, 6'3" wing, East Peoria

Dereon Smothers, 6'3" combo guard n/a

Gavin Agyeman, 6'0" point guard, Bolingbrook

Hamdi Ayyash, 6'2" forward, Lockport Township

Tommy Donahue, 6'3" combo guard, Deerfield

AJ Enyia, 6'4" wing, Oak Park River Forest

Jarrel Brown, 6'3" combo guard, Normal Community

Vito Rocca, 6'3" combo guard, Evanston Township

Charles Schlicht, 5'11" point guard, Grant Community

Dylan Ronczkowski, 5'10" point guard, Buffalo Grove

Sean Rice, 6'4" forward, St Laurence (Burbank)

Malik Mahmoud, 5'9" point guard, Andrew (Tinley Park)

These are players who I've seen so if you're not on the list good chance I have not watched you play. Lots of development to do from these young men. Have a good season young bucks. Go be great.

597 views0 comments
bottom of page