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Can Illini Interest Pennsylvania Safety?

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Coaching changes are shaking up recruitments left and right, but Illinois coaches are hoping they can catch up with others in the case of a popular Pennsylvania defensive back. Illini Coach Mike Ward dropped in to see him Thursday.

Demetrious Cox, a safety out of Jeanette, Pennsylvania, has offers from some of the best programs across the country, but with so many schools making coaching changes, it opened the door for Illinois, who visited him Thursday. "Coach Ward came by the school today. Obviously it'll be hard to get there with how late it is, but they said they want a big-time db to make an impact on their program... Recommended Stories

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