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After reopening recruitment, Perry Hall forward Anthony Higgs commits to Illinois

After reopening recruitment, Perry Hall forward Anthony Higgs commits to Illinois

Perry Hall graduate Anthony Higgs, a star forward on the Gators' two-time defending Class 4A state boys basketball team, has committed to play at Illinois.

The 6-foot-9 Higgs received his release from Mississippi in March after then-Rebels coach Andy Kennedy stepped down.

"After much consideration with my family and the people closest to me, I have decided to continue my career in attending the University of Illinois,” Higgs wrote Tuesday on Twitter. “It is an...

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