Saturday, three former Illinois prep athletes saw minutes in a NBA game. Below I look into and share each of their NBA performances from March 20.
Best of the Day: Talen Horton-Tucker
- Talen Horton-Tucker (Simeon/Lakers)- 21 minutes, 9 points, 4/12 FG, 0/2 3PT, 1/1 FT, an offensive rebound, 5 total rebounds, 4 assists, a turnover, and +5 in a 99-94 loss to the Hawks.
The rest of the performances of the day:
- Alfonzo McKinnie (Marshall/Lakers)- 2 minutes, an assist, and -3 in a 99-94 loss to the Hawks.
- Richaun Holmes (Lockport/Kings)- 30 minutes, 10 points, 4/10 FG, 2/2 FT, a team-high 2 offensive rebounds, 4 total rebounds, 2 assists, 2 turnovers, and -28 in a 99-94 loss to the Hawks.