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Dexter McDonald Becomes 6th Illini Commit

Illinois received its sixth known commitment with the announcement that Kansas City Rockhurst cornerback Dexter McDonald will join the football team next year. He joins friend and former teammate Nathan Scheelhaase in selecting the Illini.

Dexter McDonald is a fast-rising athlete from perennial powerhouse Kansas City Rockhurst. He's played ball only a couple years, so his potential for improvement is tremendous. He made his decision to attend Illinois public today. "I committed today to Illinois." McDonald visited for the Illini spring game with his friend and teammate Nathan Scheelhaase, and he went home with positive feelings...

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