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Crandall Head Earning Playing Time

The Fighting Illini basketball team boasts three outstanding freshman prospects. All received national recognition in high school, although Crandall Head was set back due to changing high schools and then a torn ACL. It was uncertain whether he would be healed and ready to help the Illini this year, but he is making outstanding progress.

The Illinois basketball team has 11 scholarship players, and all are good enough to contribute to the success of the team. Finding playing time for all of them is difficult. In the case of freshman Crandall Head, it was assumed he would have trouble getting his knee 100% healthy following surgery last year. But he is earning time on the court with quality play. When healthy, Head has... Recommended Stories

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