Nov 24, 2012; Evanston, IL, USA; Illinois Fighting Illini helmet during the game against the Northwestern Wildcats at Ryan Field. Mandatory Credit: David Banks-USA TODAY Sports

Illinois Football Recruiting: Dionte Taylor Visits Illinois


2013 wide receiver Dionte Taylor visited the Illinois Fighting Illini this weekend. This was his first visit since he visited the Wake Forest Demon Deacons on November 2nd.

Taylor currently has offers from 22 teams.

It is projected that Boston College, Illinois, Louisville, Central Florida, and Wake Forest are at the head of the pack.

Some other teams that have offered at him include: Cincinnati, Connecticut, Indiana, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma State, Houston, Kentucky, and Duke (full list).

Taylor is a 6’0″, 170 pound receiver from Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He played this past season at University School in Fort Lauderdale.

University School made it to the the state championship of the Class 3A Florida State Playoffs. They defeated Madison County 24-17.

The three-star recruit is currently ranked 112th in the state of Florida and 100th among wide receivers by 247Sports.

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