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Meyers Leonard Improving His Ranking

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Competing on the AAU basketball circuit can give high school players a chance to show off their skills on a national stage. Reputations are made and scholarships offered for those who excel. But the travel can be tiring, especially if you are Meyers Leonard and live a long way from your teammates.

Illinois junior commitment Meyers Leonard is playing with the Mac Irvin Fire AAU basketball team this spring. Based in Chicago, that team is loaded with top prospects including several on the Illini's radar. He is enjoying the opportunity. "It's overall a good experience, just playing with this level of talented guys. Playing against top competition all the time makes me better." Of course... Recommended Stories

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