Wide receiver Shawn Miller commits to Illinois for class of 2022


Photo Courtesy of Shawn Millers Twitter

Wide receiver Shawn Miller poses for a photo in Illinois attire. Miller just committed to Illinois for the 2021 fall football season.

By Angelle Cortes, Assistant Sports Editor

On Saturday evening wide receiver Shawn Miller announced his commitment to the University of Illinois via live on Instagram. Miller’s other choices included Michigan State, Indiana, Arizona and West Virginia.

The three-star player from IMG Academy adds to head coach Bret Bielema’s class of 2022 as the 15th commit joining fellow wide receivers Hank Beatty and Eian Pugh.

According to 247Sports.com, the six-foot one-inch and 190-pounder is ranked nationally just within the top-500 at No. 498, which makes him the highest ranked recruit of Bielema’s class so far. The Bradenton, Florida native sits at No. 68 in his position and No. 69 in his home state.

Miller’s junior season with IMG finished going 8-0, National Champions and ranked as the No. 1 school.


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