Illinois Football Recruiting: Western Michigan and Illinois State Offer Devante Lee

Dec 27, 2011; Detroit, MI, USA; Western Michigan Broncos head coach Bill Cubit on the sidelines during the second quarter against the Purdue Boilermakers during the 2011 Little Caesars Bowl at Ford Field. Mandatory Credit: Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports

2013 weak-side defensive end Devante Lee received offers from the Illinois State Redbirds and the Western Michigan Broncos on January 7th.

This now brings his total number of offers to five.

The teams to have offered at Lee include: Illinois State, Western Michigan, Miami (OH), San Diego State, and Western Kentucky.

Lee is a 6’6″, 229 pound defensive end from Chicago, Illinois. He is currently a senior at Simeon Career Academy on Chicago’s south side.

Simeon played the Brother Rice Crusaders in the Chicago Prep Bowl Playoffs Championship at Soldier Field. They defeated the Crusaders, 14-12, in overtime for the school’s first Prep Bowl Championship.

There are currently no rankings out on Lee by 247Sports.

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Topics: Devante Lee, Football, Illinois Fighting Illini, Illinois State Rebirds, Recruiting, Western Michian Broncos

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