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James Siakam Improving His Game At Brehm

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Carbondale's Brehm Prep Academy attended the Illini team camp shootout at the UI campus recently. It is loaded with top prospects from all over the world. Probably the best player on the team is James Siakam, a whirling dervish around the basket. He impressed Illini fans before going down with injury.

James Siakam attacks the glass with strength and athleticism. While he is a couple inches shorter than his listed height of 6'-7", he can be effective around the basket. Illinois fans enjoyed his hustle and overall energy, that is until he sprained the medial collateral ligament in his knee and had to sit out the last half of the day. A member of the class of 2011, Illinois is looking at... Recommended Stories

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