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2014 Milik Yarbrough Has Illini Offer

Malik Yarbrough (Jack Lyman)

The Fighting Illini basketball team continues to search the prep ranks for talent. A precocious freshman from Zion-Benton is the latest known basketball player with a scholarship offer from Illinois. Milik Yarbrough visited campus for the Ohio State game.

Milik Yarbrough is a 6'-5" small forward from Zion-Benton. He is a starter despite being a freshman. "We just lost to the #18 team in the state Warren by three. I did real good, I came up with a double-double. I'm the leading scorer and second in rebounds." The slender Yarbrough admits to some acclimation problems moving into the high school ranks. "It's really exciting. My two guards... Recommended Stories