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Signing Day 2024: Where Illinois' top football prospects signed

Division I football prospects from across Illinois

Wednesday is the first day of the regular signing period for football prospects from the Class of 2024.

Many high school seniors signed early in December, but prospects from the Class of 2024 continue to make their college destination decisions up to and through the regular signing period in February.

SBLive will update this page with football signees from throughout Illinois as we receive information.

NOTE: If we are missing someone or you want to submit a photo or video, please tag us on X/Twitter (@natelatsch and @SBLiveILL) or email (

The list is organized in alphabetical order.

Illinois high school football signings

Austin Alexander, Marian Catholic defensive back (Kansas)

Lucas Austin, Sterling offensive lineman (West Virginia)

Dominik Ball, Palatine running back (Nevada) 

Joe Barna, Wheaton North defensive end (Illinois)

Robert Battle, East St. Louis quarterback (Lindenwood)

Mikeshun Beeler, Simeon defensive tackle (Michigan State)

Christian Bentancur, Marian Central Catholic tight end (Clemson)

Kyan Berry-Johnson, Bolingbrook wide receiver (Wisconsin)

Ryan Boe, Batavia quarterback (Northwestern)

Leontre Bradford, East St. Louis defensive back (Purdue)

Cael Brezina, Downers Grove North linebacker (Iowa State)

Jordan Buckley, Batavia defensive tackle (Western Michigan)

Zac Clarke, Oswego East offensive lineman (Cincinnati)

David Coffey, De La Salle safety (Iowa State)

William Depaepe, Moline defensive end (Indiana)

Darrion Dupree, Mt. Carmel running back (Wisconsin)

Marquis Easley, Kankakee offensive lineman (Georgia)

Grant Ellinger, Naperville Central offensive lineman (Virginia)

Torey French, Carmel wide receiver (Indiana State)

Darrion Gilliam, Mt. Carmel wide receiver (Kent State)

Tysean Griffin, Morgan Park wide receiver (Illinois)

Brandon Hansen, Mundelein offensive lineman (Illinois)

Ethan Hogg, Loyola Academy linebacker (Connecticut)

Josh Janowski, Lincoln-Way East offensive lineman (Iowa)

Dillon Johnson, Joliet Catholic defensive tackle (Wisconsin)

Julian Johnson, Waubonsie Valley tight end (Minnesota)

Eric Karner, IC Catholic Prep tight end (Texas A&M)

Jacob Katauskas, Lemont offensive lineman (Coastal Carolina)

Karsen Konkel, Pinckneyville tight end (Southern Illinois)

Nathan Kunickis, Lemont quarterback (Brown)

Marquise Lightfoot, Kenwood defensive end (Miami)

Bodey McCaslin, St. Charles East offensive lineman (Iowa)

Eric McClain, Glenbard East athlete (Ball State)

Cale McThenia, Marian Central Catholic quarterback (Northern Iowa)

Charles Miles, Mt. Carmel defensive back (Western Michigan)

Alessio Milivojevic, St. Francis (Michigan State)

William Nolan, Hersey offensive lineman (Iowa)

KJ Parker, IC Catholic Prep athlete (Iowa)

Taylor Powell, East St. Louis defensive back (Northern Illinois) 

Patrick Schaller, Glenbrook North tight end (Northwestern)

Justin Scott, St. Ignatius defensive tackle (Miami)

Parker Startz, Mt. Carmel linebacker (Ohio)

Grant Stec, Jacobs tight end (Wisconsin)

I'Marion Stewart, Kenwood wide receiver (Michigan)

Eddie Tuerk, Lyons Township defensive end (Illinois)

Jesse Watson, East St. Louis wide receiver (Purdue)

Johnny Weber, Carmel quarterback (Southeast Missouri)

Cam Williams, Glenbard South wide receiver (Notre Dame)

Luke Williams Naperville North wide receiver (Purdue)

Jaydon Wright, Bishop McNamara running back (Minnesota)

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