Jan 29, 2012; Fayetteville, AR, USA; The Arkansas Razorbacks mascot Big Red enters the arena carrying a flag during a game against the Florida Gators at Bud Walton Arena. Arkansas defeated Florida 73-72 in the second overtime. Mandatory Credit: Beth Hall-USA TODAY Sports

Illinois Basketball Recruiting: Arkansas Offers Jalen James

2013 point guard Jalen James received an offer from the Arkansas Razorbacks on February 4th. This brings his total number of offers to nine.

He originally committed to Illinois, but decommitted from the Illini on May 29th, 2012.

The other teams to offer at him include: Auburn, College of Charleston, Missouri, UNLV, Western Kentucky, Colorado, SMU, and Tulane.

James is a 6’2″, 180 pound guard from Chicago, Illinois. He is currently a senior at La Lumiere High School in Indiana.

The La Lumiere Lakers are 21-2 overall this season. Their next game will be against Andrews Academy in Berrien, Michigan.

The three-star recruit is currently ranked 6th in the state of Indiana, 33rd among point guards, and 131st nationally among 2013 high school recruits by 247Sports.

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