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Jonathan Brown Finally Pulls Trigger For UI

After four months without a commitment, the Fighting Illini football team is finally on the move again. The latest to commit is Jonathan Brown, a middle linebacker out of Memphis, Tennessee. He had been leaning to the Illini for a long time, but a sudden strong feeling convinced him it was time to commit.

Memphis Christian Brothers linebacker Jonathan Brown wasn't expecting to make a commitment to Illinois when he did. "It was sort of random last night. I know I didn't even know I was about to commit, but God told me it was time so I did it." Brown had favored the Illini for a long time, but the poor season and recent coaching...

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