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Anthony Williams Commits To Illinois

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As signing day nears, Illinois football recruiting is picking up more commitments. The latest to verbal to the school is Anthony Williams, a tall pass catcher out of Virginia. New offensive coordinator Paul Petrino is looking to expand downfield passing, and Williams should be a good-sized target for Illini quarterbacks.

Anthony Williams, a receiver out of Atlantic Shores Christian Academy in Virginia Beach, Virginia, called Illinois coaches with good news. "I committed to Illinois." His official visit to the school is not scheduled until January 22, but he is certain he made the correct choice. "I always wanted to play big-time football. I'd been there already for the Nike training camp in June. I like the... Recommended Stories

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