Illinois Class of 2005 Loaded With Guards
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Need A Guard? Illinois Class of 2005 Is Absolutely Loaded With Guards

Brian Stinnette
February 25, 2004

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The Class of 2005 in the state of Illinois is absolutely loaded with high caliber guards! Here is a look at some of the top 2005 guard prospects in the state of Illinois. Players are listed alphabetically. Jamar Smith of Peoria Richwoods has already verbally accepted a scholarship offer from the University of Illinois.

Player Class Height Position School
Maurice Acker 2005 5-8 Point Guard Hillcrest
Superb floor general. A pure point guard. Excellent penetrator and decision-maker. Has added range to his jumper, and gotten stronger.
Dodie Dunson 2005 6-2 Point Guard Bloomington
Nice size. Quick and athletic. Good handle. Good shooter. Puts up nice offensive numbers.
Brandon Ewing 2005 6-2 Point Guard Chicago Julian
Super-quick. Plays with a lot of heart and emotion. Very quick with the basketball. An aggressive on-the-ball defender.
Bobby Frasor 2005 6-3 Point Guard Chicago Brother Rice
Solid all-around skill package. Excellent ball distributor. Ice cold! Rarely makes mistakes. Shoots with both range and accuracy.
Tony Freeman 2005 6-0 Guard St. Joseph’s
A combination guard. Always plays hard. Big time shooter. Capable of scoring a lot of points in a hurry.
Kevin Lisch 2005 6-2 Guard Belleville Althoff
Gutsy, tough and heady on the court. An excellent shooter. Fundamentally sound. A tireless performer on the court.
Jerel McNeal 2005 6-2 Shooting Guard Hillcrest
Excels on both ends of the basketball court. A superb athlete. Capable of taking over a game both offensively and defensively.
Bryan Mullins 2005 6-1 Point Guard Downers Grove South
An outstanding floor general. Always delivers the basketball exactly where it is supposed to be. A tough and hard-nosed defender.
Sead Odzic 2005 6-3 Shooting Guard Niles West
A big time pure shooter. Shoots with both range and accuracy. Solid basketball instincts.
Jeremy Pargo 2005 6-2 Point Guard Chicago Robeson
Strong and highly athletic. Has now proven himself as a more than capable ball distributor. Outstanding offensive skill package.
Angel Santiago 2005 6-2 Point Guard Chicago Von Steuben
Excellent offensive skills. Athletic. Always wants the ball in his hands in pressure situations. A shooter with excellent range.
Jamar Smith 2005 6-3 Shooting Guard Peoria Richwoods
Has verbally accepted a scholarship offer from the Univerisity of Illinois. A nice athlete. Quick. A shooter with a quick release, and excellent range.
Josh Tabb 2005 6-4 Shooting Guard Ullin Century
Excellent offensive skill package. A big time scorer capable of getting points in a variety of ways. An athletic slasher who knows how to get to the basket.