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Recruiting Notes: Tremayne Lee commits to SIU
Sacred Heart-Griffin running back Tremayne Lee gave his verbal commitment to SIU. That and more in Edgy Tim's latest recruiting notes.
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37 Days to Kickoff: Hope Academy
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. See who will lead the way for the Eagles this year at No. 37.
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38 Days to Kickoff: Shepard
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. See who will lead the way for the Astros this year at No. 38.
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39 Days to Kickoff: Hersey
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. See who will lead the way for the Huskies this year at No. 39.
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40 Days to Kickoff: Highland Park
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. See who will lead the way for the Giants this year at No. 40.
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41 Days to Kickoff: Walter Payton College Prep
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. See who will lead the way for the Grizzlies this year at No. 41.
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1-on-1 with Lyons Township DT Mickey Brown
Edgy Tim goes 1-on-1 with Lyons Township defensive tackle Mickey Brown.
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Edgy goes 1-on-1 with Mickey Brown
Edgy Tim goes 1-on-1 with Lyons Township defensive tackle Mickey Brown.
42 Days to Kickoff: St. Edward
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. See who will lead the way for the Green Wave this year at No. 42.
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Joliet Central
43 Days To Kickoff: Joliet Central
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Zach Wisneski, Janari McCellan and the Steelmen up next at No. 43.
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Derric Lee
1-on-1 with Waubonsie Valley DB Derric Lee
Edgy Tim goes 1-on-1 with Waubonsie Valley defensive back Derric Lee.
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1-on-1 with Derric Lee
Edgy Tim goes 1-on-1 with Waubonsie Valley cornerback Derric Lee.
Recruiting Notes: Perez commits to Navy
East St. Louis quarterback Christian Perez gave his verbal commitment to Navy. That and more in Edgy Tim's latest recruiting news and notes.
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1-on-1 with Huntley quarterback Eric Mooney
Edgy Tim goes 1-on-1 with Huntley quarterback Eric Mooney.
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Edgy goes 1-on-1 with Eric Mooney
Edgy Tim goes 1-on-1 with Huntley quarterback Eric Mooney.
44 Days To Kickoff: Woodstock North
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Jeff Schroeder's Woodstock North squad comes in at No. 44.
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1-on-1 with Naperville North quarterback Drake Davis
Edgy Tim goes 1-on-1 with Naperville North quarterback Drake Davis.
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Edgy goes 1-on-1 with Drake Davis
Edgy Tim goes 1-on-1 with Naperville North quarterback Drake Davis.
45 Days To Kickoff: Notre Dame
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Mike Hennessey's Notre Dame squad comes in at No. 45.
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Maine South won't miss a beat after 2016 8A title
After an improbable state championship run last fall, Dave Inserra and Maine South have plans to repeat at 8A in 2017.
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West Aurora
46 Days To Kickoff: West Aurora
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. JaQuan Buchanan and Owen Thomas lead the way for the Blackhawks.
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Edgy goes 1 on 1 with Maine South's Dave Inserra
CSN's Edgy Tim talks with Maine South head coach Dave Inserra about the Hawks' improbable 2016 run to a state title and what to expect in 2017.
47 Days to Kickoff: Glenbrook North
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. See who will lead the way for the Spartans this year at No. 47.
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48 Days to Kickoff: Aurora Central Catholic
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. See who will lead the way for the Chargers this year at No. 48.
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Previewing Drive with a wild Prairie Ridge talent show
Prairie Ridge will be the high school football team covered by Drive this fall. Here's a look at a summer talent show the team put on.
1-on-1 with Glenbard North's Tyrik Henderson
Edgy Tim goes 1-on-1 with Glenbard North senior defensive back Tyrik Henderson.
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Edgy goes 1-on-1 with Tyrik Henderson
Edgy Tim goes 1-on-1 with Glenbard North defensive back Tyrik Henderson
49 Days to Kickoff: TF South
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. See who will lead the way for the Rebels this year at No. 49.
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CSN Drive checks in at Prairie Ridge's training camp
This year's CSN Drive featured team, Prairie Ridge, is up in Wisconsin for their team training camp.
1-on-1 with Lyons Township quarterback Ben Bryant
Edgy Tim goes 1-on-1 with Lyons Township quarterback Ben Bryant.
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Edgy Tim goes 1-on-1 with Ben Bryant
Edgy Tim goes 1-on-1 with Lyons Township quarterback Ben Bryant.
50 Days to Kickoff: Aurora Christian
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. See who will lead the way for the Eagles this year at No. 50.
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1-on-1 with Waubonsie Valley tight end Charles Robinson
Edgy Tim goes 1-on-1 with Waubonsie Valley three-star ranked tight end Charles Robinson.
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Edgy Tim goes 1-on-1 with Charles Robinson
Edgy Tim goes 1-on-1 with Waubonsie Valley tight end Charles Robinson.
Recruiting News and Notes: Noah Shannon pledges to Iowa
Oswego three-star ranked senior defensive tackle Noah Shannon has verbally committed to Iowa. That and more in Edgy Tim's latest recruiting notes.
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51 Days to Kickoff: Geneva
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. See who will lead the way for the Vikings this year at No. 51.
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52 Days to Kickoff: Bremen
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. See who will lead the way for the Braves this year at No. 52.
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53 Days to Kickoff: Reavis
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. See who will lead the way for the Rams this year at No. 53.
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Changing The Face Of Baseball
In late July, two Chicagoland girls will be part of the largest girls baseball tournament in U.S. history.
54 Days to Kickoff: Burlington Central
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. See who will lead the way for the Rockets this year at No. 54.
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55 Days to Kickoff: Buffalo Grove
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Connor Adams and Max Marriott lead the way for the Bison at No. 55.
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56 Days to Kickoff: West Chicago
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Seniors Jeremy Grant and Noah Kotke lead the way for the Wildcats at No. 56.
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57 Days to Kickoff: Huntley
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Seniors' Eric Mooney and Charlie Zornow lead the way for the Red Raiders at No. 57.
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Recruiting Notes: Ben Bryant commits to Cincinnati
Lyons Township senior quarterback Ben Bryant gave Cincinnati his verbal commitment. That and more in Edgy Tim's latest recruiting notes.
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58 Days to Kickoff: St. Viator
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Seniors' Bryce Hellgath and Michael Wittich lead the way for the Lions at No. 58.
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Prairie Ridge chosen as 2017 Drive team
Check out a preview of CSN Chicago's 2017 Drive team Prairie Ridge.
Prairie Ridge's Drive: To Repeat
Tradition. Pride. Excellence. And now, recognition. Prairie Ridge, CSN Chicago's new "Drive" team, is ready to continue its time in the spotlight. 
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59 Days to Kickoff: McHenry
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Seniors' Luke Begrowicz and Pat Breisch lead the way for the Warriors at No. 59.
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60 Days to Kickoff: St. Patrick
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Seniors  Joey Solak and Joey Lombardi lead the way for the Shamrocks at No. 60.
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61 Days To Kickoff: Brooks College Prep
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Darrin Cotton and Jordan Cason lead the way for the Eagles at No. 61.
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62 Days To Kickoff: North Chicago
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Garrett Turner, Ishaun Walker and the Warhawks are featured at No. 62. 
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63 Days to Kickoff: Warren Township
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Micah Jones, Ryan Short and the Blue Devis are featured at No. 63. 
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Crystal Lake South
64 Days To Kickoff: Crystal Lake South
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Trevor Keegan, Kyle Leva and the Gators are featured at No. 64. 
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NIU picks up seventh in-state commitment
Rod Carey's program earned its seventh known in-state commitment for its 2018 class with Palatine linebacker Cortez Hogans.
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Recruiting Notes: Jyran Mitchell commits to NIU
Rich Central senior athlete Jyran Mitchell gave Northern Illinois his verbal commitment. That and more in Edgy Tim's latest recruiting notes.
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65 Days to Kickoff: Taft
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Kevin Gniedziejko, Kobe Collins and the Eagles are featured at No. 65. 
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Marist DT Gavin McCabe pledges to Indiana
Marist three-star ranked defensive tackle Gavin McCabe became the third known State of Illinois player in the Class of 2018 to pledge to Indiana. 
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66 Days to Kickoff: St. Laurence
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. How will the St. Laurence Vikings fare in 2017? Edgy Tim takes a look.
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Ayo Dosunmu makes All-American statement
Ayo Dosunmu opened a lot of eyes at the NBPA Top 100 Camp, competing with the best in the country. 
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Pair of Catholic Leaguers go B1G
Both Brother Rice senior offensive tackle Nick Marozas (6-foot-5, 280 pounds) and DeLaSalle senior cornerback Byron Perkins (6-foot-2, 180 pounds) made college decisions Monday evening. Marozas, who is a...
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67 Days to Kickoff: Zion-Benton
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. How will the Zion-Benton Fighting Zee-Bees fare in 2017? Edgy Tim takes a look.
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68 Days To Kickoff: Jacobs
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. How will the Jacobs Golden Eagles fare in 2017? Edgy Tim takes a look.
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69 Days To Kickoff: Julian
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Tyrain Smith, Charles Henderson, Dajhon McNeal and the Jaguars are featured at No. 69. 
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Downstate OL Jordyn Slaughter pledges to Illinois
Belleville Althoff senior offensive tackle Jordyn Slaughter committed to play for Lovie Smith and the Illini.
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70 Days To Kickoff: Bartlett
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. How will the Bartlett Hawks fare in 2017? Edgy Tim takes a look.
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Johnsburg
71 Days to Kickoff: Johnsburg
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Adam Jayco, Brody Frazier, NNico LoDolce and the Skyhawks are featured at No. 71. 
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Recruiting News and Notes: Ivy inching closer to decision
Marist three-star tight end TJ Ivy is down to his Top 4 schools and seems to be getting closer to making a college decision.
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DeLa Salle
72 Days To Kickoff: De La Salle
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Joe Bonds, Byron Perkins, Nick Boehm and the Meteors are featured at No. 72. 
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Simeon's Horton-Tucker preparing for important season
Simeon senior Talen Horton-Tucker finsihed a strong junior season and looks to improve and impress scouts moving into his senior campaign. 
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73 Days to Kickoff: Hoffman Estates
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Jaylan Alexander, Jayvon Blissett, Travon Hall and the Hawks are featured at No. 73.
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Larkin's Jalen Shaw Ready to Prove Himself
Jalen Shaw is ready to prove himself at the next level and help his team go deep in his final high school season.
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Joliet West
74 Days To Kickoff: Joliet West
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Jaxon Aubry, TJ Neal, Kevon Dorris and the Tigers are featured at No. 74.
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75 Days To Kickoff: Solorio
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Quincy Patterson, Keeshawn Chambers, Messiah Travis and the Sun Warriors are featured at No. 75.
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76 Days To Kickoff: Chicago Ag Science
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Jelani Montgomery, Hilel Anjorn, Zian Rosario and the Cyclones are featured at No. 76.
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Sophomore D.J. Steward ready to shine at Fenwick
Fenwick fell just short of winning a Class 3A state championship last season as they try to make another run behind some new leadership this season.  Losing seniors like Jacob Keller and Jamal Nixon will be...
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D.J. Steward ready to shine at Fenwick
Scott Phillips talks with Fenwick's D.J. Steward about the upcoming season.
77 Days To Kickoff: Bishop McNamara
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Giavion Mason, Trenton Harrison, Tywan Hollis and the Fightin' Irish are featured at No. 77.
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Naperville Central Redhawks
78 Days To Kickoff: Naperville Central
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. AJ Deinhart, Luke Hallstrom, Payton Thorne and the Redhawks are featured at No. 78.
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Whitney Young ready for all challengers after state title run
Defending Class 4A champion Whitney Young showed that they'll still be a major contender in the city and state title race at the Riverside-Brookfield Shootout.
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Xavier Castaneda on being the hunted going into season
Whitney Young guard Xavier Castaneda chats with CSN Preps contributor Scott Phillips about defending their 4A state title.
Recruiting news and notes
Edgy Tim runs down his latest preps football recruiting news, including Hersey quarterback Owen Goldsberry securing seven offers.
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79 Days To Kickoff: Antioch
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Brandon Gallimore, Xavier Sanchez, Zach Grindley and the Sequoits are featured at No. 79.
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Oswego East's Walker commits to Illini
Oswego East cornerback Antwain Walker committed to Lovie Smith and Illinois on Tuesday night, picking the Illini on the same day he received their offer.
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Curie transfers look to ignite state title run next season
Maurice Commander leads a group of transfers into Curie that has the Condors looking at possible title contention next season.
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Great supporting cast 'takes the pressure off' Commander
Senior transfer Maurice Commander talks with CSN's Scott Phillips about his transition to Curie and playing at the next level with his supportive new teammates.
80 Days To Kickoff: Hampshire
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Jake Detiveaux, Devin Baldridge and Cameron Fleury and the Whip-Purs come are featured at No. 80.
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Hoffman Estates linebacker pledges to Purdue
Hoffman Estates linebacker Jaylan Alexander committed to Purdue.
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Zion Young could be major addition for Simeon
Simeon's Zion Young is back in Chicago, joining a loaded Simeon Wolverines team for the upcoming 2017-2018 season. 
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Zion Young: 'It's very exciting' to be back in Chicago
Zion Young discusses transferring from a school in Utah to Chicago's elite basketball program, Simeon.
81 Days To Kickoff: Yorkville
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Chris Calloway, Ty Liaromatis, Jake Piasecki and the Foxes come in at No. 81.
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Curie makes impressive statement winning Riverside-Brookfield Shootout
Impressions on Curie, Simeon, Whitney Young and more from the Riverside-Brookfield Shootout over the weekend.
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82 Days To Kickoff: Oak Forest
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Cole Silha, Sean Davis, Watari Mason and the Bengals are featured at No. 82.
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83 Days To Kickoff: Sycamore
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Peyton Weigmann, Joey Beaudoin, Austin Perry and the Spartans come are featured at No. 83.
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84 Days To Kickoff: Carmel
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Zaire Barnes, Sean Lynch, Shaneal Greene and theCorsairs are featured at No. 84.
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85 Days To Kickoff: Fremd
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Will McCabe, Ben Konopka and the Vikings are featured at No. 85.
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86 Days To Kickoff: St. Charles North
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Tyler Nubin, Lucas Segobiano, Dylan Keegan and the North Stars are featured at No. 86.
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Preps recruiting news and notes
Edgy Tim runs down the latest news and info on the Illinois preps football recruiting front.
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87 Days To Kickoff: Minooka
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Derek Wentworth, Max Christiano and the Indians are featured at No. 87.
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88 Days to Kickoff: Oak Lawn
CSNChicago.com is running down the Top 100 preps football teams leading up to the season. Patrick Michaels, Kameron McNicholas, Don Ott and the Oak Lawn Spartans come in at No. 88.
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89 Days to Kickoff: Vernon Hills
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Max Lyle, Danny Lester, Kyle Fasbinder and the Cougars are featured at No. 89.
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90 Days to Kickoff: Morris
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Nathan Korte, Nolan Feeney, Tyler Spiezio and the Redskins are featured at No. 90.
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91 Days to Kickoff: Ridgewood
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Marco Vitale, Jose Bodon and the Rebels are featured at No. 91.
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92 Days to Kickoff: Plano
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Mauricio Perez, Alec Chavez and the Reapers are featured at No. 92.
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Lyons' Bryant leads list of top 5 uncommitted Illinois recruits
The spring evaluation period is winding down and Edgy Tim is looking at the top uncommitted high school recruits in Illinois.
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93 Days to Kickoff: Nazareth Academy
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Austin Reifsteck and the Roadrunners are featured at No. 93.
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94 Days to Kickoff: Oswego Panthers
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Noah Shannon, Josh Shodipo, Levi Olson and the Panthers are featured at No. 94.
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95 Days to Kickoff: St. Joseph Chargers
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Zach Ford, Shamar Bishop-McDade and the Chargers are featured at No. 95.
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Prairie Ridge's Samson Evans commits to Iowa
Prairie Ridge Samson Evans chose to commit to play for the Iowa Hawkeyes on Sunday. 
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96 Days to Kickoff: Rich East
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Richard Moore, William Wells and the Rockets are featured at No. 96.
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97 Days to Kickoff: Thornwood
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Peerless Jackson, Dillon Watson, Ogochukwu Nosike and the Thunderbirds are featured at No. 97.
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98 Days to Kickoff: St. Charles East
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Clayton Isbell, Nick Garlisch, Justin Jett and the Saints come are featured at No. 98.
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99 Days to Kickoff: DeKalb
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Derek Kyler, Cole Tucker and the Barbs are featured at No. 99.
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Recruiting Notes: Samson Evans nearing college decision
Prairie Ridge junior athlete Samson Evans is nearing a college decision. That and more in the latest recruiting news and notes.
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100 Days to Kickoff: Andrew
100 football teams profiled in 100 days. Cole Griffin, Austin O'Connor, Mike DeHaan and the Thunderbolts are featured at No. 100.
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I'Shawn Stewart continues to draw recruiting interest
Bolingbrook junior three-star wide receiver I'Shawn Stewart has continued to draw recruiting interest this spring, but still remains uncommitted.
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Oswego's Noah Shannon picks Gophers
Oswego defensive tackle Noah Shannon committed to P.J. Fleck and the Minnesota Golden Gophers on Tuesday.
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Metea Valley OT Bryce Effner pledges to Penn State
Metea Valley OT Bryce Effner decided to end his recruiting process Saturday and gave Penn State and head coach James Franklin his verbal commitment.
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NIU receives commitment from Decatur MacArthur's Brummett
NIU received a commitment from Decatur MacArthur's Amir Brummett on Thursday night.
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Recruiting News: Sori-Marin commits to Minnesota
Providence Catholic junior outside linebacker Mariano Sori-Marin gave Minnesota his verbal commitment late last week.
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Recruiting news and notes
Fenwick tight end Mike O'Laughlin didn't take long to decide where he wanted to play his collegiate ball.
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Queneil Morrison commits to NIU
Phillips junior defensive tackle recruit Queneil Morrison gave Northern Illinois University his verbal commitment Saturday afternoon.
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Tyrik Henderson verbally commits to Minnesota
Glenbard North three-star ranked defensive back Tyrik Henderson has given Minnesota and head coach PJ Fleck his verbal commitment.
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Preps recruiting news and notes
Edgy Tim rounds up all the preps recruiting news and notes, including Tuscola offensive tackle deciding to head to Oklahoma State.
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NCAA passes several new recruiting reforms
New NCAA standards will likely make a profound impact on the college football recruiting landscape. 
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Maine South's Kokosiuoulis adds NIU offer
Maine South's Fotis Kokosiuoulis added an NIU offer and more in Edgy Tim's latest recruiting notes.
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Jayden Reed verbally commits to Western Michigan
Metea Valley junior wide receiver recruit Jayden Reed decided to end his recruiting process today and gave Western Michigan his verbal commitment.
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Western Michigan adds two Chicagoland linebackers
Tim Lester grabbed verbal commitments on Thursday from De LaSalle OLB Joe Bonds and Lake Community OLB Ryan Selig.
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Recruiting News and Notes: Patterson racking up accolades
Solorio three-star quarterback Quincy Patterson, a Virginia Tech commit, has racked up plenty of accolades this offseason.
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GBN's Greg Newsome commits to Wildcats
Northwestern added to its nationally-ranked recruiting class by securing a commitment from GBN safety Greg Newsome on Monday.
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Illinois football lands its first 2018 verbal commitment
Illinois football secured its first 2018 verbal commitment as three-star QB Coran Taylor is taking his talents to Champaign.
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Chicago native Brandon McCoy returns for McDonald's Game
Five-star big man Brandon McCoy is a Chicago native returning home to play in the McDonald's All-American Game at the United Center.
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McCoy: It's a blessing to participate in All-American Game
CSNChicago.com's Scott Phillips goes one-on-one with five-star power forward Brandon McCoy ahead of Wednesday's McDonald's All-American Game at the United Center.
Why Illinois football players are making verbal commitments so early
Why are so many State of Illinois Class of 2018 football players making their verbal commitments so soon?
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McDonald's All-American Games return to United Center
The 40th annual McDonald's All-American Games are back at the United Center on Wednesday night.
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McDonald's All-Americans try to sing the Big Mac song
Some of the country's best high school basketball players try to sing the Big Mac song.
Tyrik Henderson goes 1-on-1 with Edgy Tim
CSN Preps contributor Edgy Tim catches up with Glenbard North junior defensive back Tyrik Henderson.
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Lake Park's Gino Romano goes 1-on-1 with Edgy Tim
CSN Preps contributor Edgy Tim catches up with Lake Park junior linebacker Gino Romano.
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Glenbard North's Tyrik Henderson goes 1-on-1 with Edgy Tim
CSN Preps contributor Edgy Tim catches up with Glenbard North junior defensive back Tyrik Henderson.
Lake Park's Gino Romano goes 1-on-1 with Edgy Tim
CSN's Edgy Tim catches up with Lake Park's Gino Romano.
Edgy Tim goes 1-on-1 with Naperville North's Nick Calcagno
Edgy Tim catches up with Naperville North wide receiver Nick Calcagno.
2017 CSN Preps Boys Basketball All-Area Team
With the 2016-17 boys basketball season in the books, the CSN Preps Boys Basketball All-Area team is revealed.
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Kyle Neputy goes 1-on-1 with Edgy Tim
Edgy Tim caught up with Stagg quarterback Kyle Neputy at the Franklin Dodgeball Madness Tournament at Franklin Middle School in Wheaton.
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Kyle Neputy goes 1-on-1 with Edgy Tim
Stagg quarterback Kyle Neputy goes 1-on-1 with Edgy Tim.
Lake Zurich linebacker Jack Sanborn picks Wisconsin
Lake Zurich four-star inside linebacker Jack Sanborn decided to end his recruiting process Wednesday night, giving the Wisconsin Badgers his verbal commitment.
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I'Shawn Stewart goes 1-on-1 with Edgy Tim
Bolingbrook three-star wide receiver recruit I'Shawn Stewart goes 1-on-1 with Edgy Tim.
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I'Shawn Stewart goes 1-on-1 with Edgy Tim
Bolingbrook three-star wide receiver recruit I'Shawn Stewart goes 1-on-1 with Edgy Tim.
Glenbard North's Greg Newsome keeps adding scholarship offers
Glenbard North junior safety Greg Newsome has over 20 scholarship offers, including some from some Ivy League schools.
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Edgy Tim 1-on-1 with Glenbard North's Greg Newsome
Edgy Tim talks with Glenbard North safety Greg Newsome about his recruitment and his upcoming senior year.
Final Boys Basketball CSN Preps Power Rankings
The 2016-17 boys basketball season is over as the final CSN Preps Power Rankings are unveiled.
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Final 2016-17 Boys Basketball CSN Preps Power Rankings
The boys basketball season is over as we take a detailed look at the final CSN Preps Power Rankings.
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New principal leads renewed dedication toward Senn Athletics
Second-year principal Mary Beck is determined to improve Senn High School's sports program.
High School coaches 'leave no stone unturned' in helping players explore next level
In addition to time spent planning and practicing, coaches also sacrifice countless hours each week helping their players find opportunities to play at the next level.
LaRue Martin's unlikely success story
15 years after being drafted No. 1 overall by the Portland Trail Blazers, LaRue Martin started work as a UPS driver, struggling to find uniform pants that fit his 6-foot-11 frame.
Recruiting ramps up for Bolingbrook's Dashuan Mallory
Bolingbrook junior defensive tackle Dashaun Mallory is starting to get some serious interest from big-time schools as his recruiting ramps up.
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1-on-1 with Bolingbrook DT Dashaun Mallory
Edgy Tim goes 1-on-1 with Bolingbrook defensive tackle Dashaun Mallory as he searches for the right college program for his career.
EDGY Tim catches up with Wisconsin QB commit Ben Bryant
CSN Preps contributor "Edgy" Tim O'Halloran catches up with Wisconsin QB commit Ben Bryant at the Fifth Annual Franklin Dodgeball Madness Tournament.
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EDGY Tim catches up with QB Ben Bryant
CSN Preps contributor "Edgy" Tim O'Halloran catches up with Wisconsin QB commit Ben Bryant at the Fifth Annual Franklin Dodgeball Madness Tournament.
In the Gym at EFT: Dexafit body fat testing
On the final edition of In the Gym at EFT, performance specialist Jordyn Gaza discusses dexafit body fat testing. 
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IHSA Class 4A trophy ceremony
Watch as Whitney Young claims its Class 4A medals following a win over Simeon.
Wintrust Athlete of the Week: Dannie Smith
Orr's Dannie Smith came up clutch in his team's Class 2A state championship, earning him Athlete of the Week honors. 
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Top plays from wild IHSA basketball season
Check out the top plays from an amazing IHSA basketball season.
In the Gym: Dexafit body fat testing
On the latest edition of In the Gym at EFT, Jordyn Gaza and Robbie Ventura discuss body fat testing.
Highlights: New Trier 4, Providence 2
Check out the high school hockey highlights from New Trier's 4-2 win over Providence.
Crowning champions in Battle of the Fans
See which schools took home the banners in our finale of Battle of the Fans.
Highlights: Bloomington 62, Lanphier 56
Check out the highlights from Bloomington's 62-56 win over Lanphier in the Class 3A consolation game.
Highlights: Whitney Young 60, Simeon 50
Check out the highlights from Whitney Young's 60-50 win over Simeon in the Class 4A state championship.
Athlete of the Week: Dannie Smith
See why Orr's Dannie Smith was named the Wintrust Athlete of the Week.
Highlights: Bolingbrook 70, Fremd 66
Check out the highlights from Bolingbrook's 70-66 win over Fremd in the Class 4A consolation game.
High School Lites: Opening montage finale
Check out the final opening montage of the High School Lites season.
Highlights: Morgan Park 69, Fenwick 67
Check out the highlights from Morgan Park's 69-67 win over Fenwick in the Class 3A state championship.
High School Lites roundup: Week 16
Check out the highlights, interviews and analysis from a wild weekend in Peoria. 
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Williamson: 'All the early mornings led to this'
Whitney Young's Lucas Williamson talks about how all the hard work paid off following his team's huge win over Simeon in the Class 4A championship.
Javon Freeman soars for sick dunk
Whitney Young's Javon Freeman exploded to the rim for a huge slam in the Class 4A state championship.
Whitney Young beats Simeon for Class 4A state title
After losing to Simeon twice in the regular season, Whitney Young scored sweet revenge in the IHSA Class 4A state championship. 
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Bolingbrook wins third in Class 4A
Bolingbrook captured third place in Class 4A boys basketball with a tight 70-66 win over Fremd on Saturday night in Peoria. The Raiders had a balanced scoring effort in which five players ended up in...
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Morgan Park's Nimari Burnett on huge performance
Morgan Park freshman Nimari Burnett talks about his team's IHSA Class 3A state championship.
IHSA Class 3A trophy ceremony
Watch Morgan Park collect its third state title in five seasons.
Highlights: Morgan Park beats Fenwick for Class 3A crown
Check out the highlights from Morgan Park's thrilling win over Fenwick for the IHSA Class 3A basketball state championship.
Morgan Park rallies to beat Fenwick in overtime
Morgan Park captured the IHSA Class 3A title on Saturday, knocking off Fenwick in dramatic fashion. 
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Crystal Lake Central's Wyatt Blake commits to Northwestern
Edgy Tim interviews Crystal Lake Central's Class of 2018 offensive lineman Wyatt Blake about his commitment to Northwestern.
Inside Look: Gene Pingatore
On the newest edition of Inside Look, legendary St. Joseph coach Gene Pingatore talks about his illustrious career.
New Trier captures Illinois high school hockey championship
Check out postgame reaction from New Trier's win over Providence in the Illinois high school hockey championship.
Class 3A-4A IHSA boys basketball championships on CSN+
CSN and CSNChicago.com has live coverage of the IHSA boys basketball championships with both Class 3A and 4A matchups.
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Whitney Young holds off Fremd to move on to Class 4A title game
Whitney Young and Fremd played in a Class 4A thriller as the Dolphins held on for the win in the state semifinals.
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Wyatt Blake pledges to Northwestern
Crystal Lake Central three star ranked offensive guard Wyatt Blake (6-foot-4, 270 pounds) made his college decision public today. Blake gave Northwestern his verbal commitment at a press conference in the...
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Morgan Park holds off Lanphier in Class 3A state semifinals
Morgan Park played without star junior Ayo Dosunmu but they still took down Lanphier in the Class 3A state semifinals.
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Fenwick beats Bloomington to advance to Class 3A title game
Fenwick advanced to its first boys basketball state title game with a Class 3A state semifinal win over Bloomington.
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Friday on CSN: Inside Look: Gene Pingatore
St. Joseph head coach Gene Pingatore has captured two state titles and over 1,000 wins as Inside Look profiles his career.
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Class 3A-4A IHSA boys basketball semifinals on CSN+
CSN and CSNChicago.com has live coverage of the IHSA boys basketball semifinals with both Class 3A and 4A matchups.
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Illinois State High School Hockey Championships live stream Friday on CSN
The Illinois State High School Hockey Championships will be streamed live on CSNChicago.com Friday and air on tape delay Sunday at 4 p.m. on CSN.
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Recruiting News and Notes: Luke Ford commits to Arkansas
Carterville High School three-star ranked junior tight end Luke Ford ended his recruiting process by committing to Arkansas.
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Highlights: Fremd 36, Jacobs 35 (OT)
Check out Fremd's 36-35 overtime win over Jacobs in Class 4A.
Highlights: Fenwick 65, St. Viator 36
Check out highlights from Fenwick's 65-36 win over St. Viator in Class 3A.
Highlights: Bolingbrook 83, Naperville North 57
Check out highlights from Bolingbrook's 83-57 win over Naperville North in Class 4A.
Highlights: Morgan Park 54, Hillcrest 43
Check out highlights from Morgan Park's 54-43 win over Hillcrest in Class 3A.
Highlights: Whitney Young 67, Evanston 59
Check out highlights from Whitney Young's 67-59 win over Evanston in Class 4A.
Highlights: Bloomington 69, Marengo 46
Check out highlights from Bloomington's 69-46 win over Marengo in Class 3A.
EDGY: Start the NCAA football recruiting clock
The NCAA football recruiting clock has started ticking earlier and earlier, writes CSNChicago.com's Edgy Tim.
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IHSA Class 3A and Class 4A Boys Basketball Super-Sectional Preview
CSN and CSNChicago.com will have highlights from the IHSA boys basketball super-sectionals on Tuesday night.
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Wintrust Athlete of the Week

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Athlete of the Week: Dannie Smith

See why Orr's Dannie Smith was named the Wintrust Athlete of the Week.

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Athlete of the Week: Ayo Dosunmu

Find out why Morgan Park's Ayo Dosunmu was named the Wintrust Athlete of the Week.