MENS BASKETBALL

Kofi Cockburn commits to Illinois

4 star center Kofi Cockburn has committed to Illinois.

The 6-11, 280 pound Cockburn, a native of Jamaica who played at Christ the King High in New York and transferred to Oak Hill in Virginia this past season, chose Illinois over Connecticut, Kansas, Pittsburgh, St. John's, and others.

Cockburn is ranked 33rd overall nationally and No. 9 nationally among centers.

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January 6, 2019