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Athletic Paul Big Catch For Illini

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College basketball coaches must scout prospects long before they reach maturity. They must estimate future potential hidden within young, undeveloped bodies. Coach Bruch Weber recruited Warren's Brandon Paul before he ever played a varsity game, but his evaluations proved accurate. On Wednesday, Paul will become an Illini.

A 6'-2" guard, Brandon Paul has tremendous athleticism. Working with his Warren High School team in the winter and the Team NPL AAU program in the spring and summer, Paul has blossomed into an all-around player with high national standing. He can shoot threes, he has the quickness to get his shot whenever he wants it, and he can dunk over the top of taller foes. And he has not yet reached his... Recommended Stories

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