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Jake Howe's Illini Visit Confirms Commitment

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When Illinois hired Paul Petrino to run its offense, the new style suddenly required fullbacks to help run it. McHenry standout Jake Howe saw the opportunity and jumped on it without even visiting. Now that he has made his official visit, Howe is even more convinced he made the correct decision.

McHenry fullback Jake Howe was exhausted after his weekend at Illinois, and he had a busy week at school. In position to discuss his official visit a week later, he is even more convinced he made the right decision to join the Illini. "I had a really good time. I went on Friday and got to walk around the stadium a little bit. On Saturday, I met with the Kinesiology person and the academic... Recommended Stories

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