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Elijah Thomas commits to Texas A&M over Illinois, others

Basketball recruit Elijah Thomas committed to Texas A&M over Illinois and other schools in a ceremony at Lancaster High School in Dallas on Tuesday.
October 22, 2014

Elijah Thomas, the No. 29 player in the Class of 2015 according to ESPN.com, has committed to Texas A&M over Illinois and three other schools. The 6-foot-9 forward picked the Aggies over the Illini,...

Thomas “relieved” as recruitment nears end

Basketball recruit Elijah Thomas committed to Illinois on Tuesday in a ceremony at Lancaster High School in Dallas.
October 20, 2014

When Elijah Thomas announces his college decision Tuesday afternoon, it will mark the end of a wild recruiting process for the star forward out of Texas. Recruiting never ends for college coaches and programs,...

Catching up with Elijah Thomas

Catching up with Elijah Thomas
October 9, 2014

During this roller coaster of a recruiting season, no Illini recruit has been more fun to follow than Elijah Thomas. Sure, Illinois fans received the best news of the fall so far when Jalen Coleman-Lands...

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