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It is uncommon for the state of Illinois to produce great receivers, but this year there are at least two who are national recruits. On top of that, they are both exceptionally tall and can out reach defenders for passes. Mascoutah's Matt Milton has scholarship offers from numerous outstanding schools, and his height is one of his best assets.

Matt Milton performed impressively at an Illinois one-day camp last summer, and his recruitment has exploded ever since. He grew another inch in height since then, which makes him even more appealing to college coaches. "Last summer, I was about 6'-4"," Milton explains. "I've just grown an inch since then. I'm really 6'-5". Everybody lists me at 6'-6", but that's probably with cleats on. My...

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