Former Illinois Prep Athletes and their NBA Performances- March 21 Recap

Sunday, eleven former Illinois prep athletes saw minutes in a NBA game. Below I look into and share each of their NBA performances from March 21.

Best of the Day: Fred VanVleet

Auburn’s Fred VanVleet just played his best game since coming back from his COVID-19 absence.

  • Fred VanVleet (Auburn/Raptors)- 41 minutes, a team-high 23 points, 8/24 FG, 5/15 3PT, 2/2 FT, a rebound, a team-high 7 assists, 2 steals, a team-high 2 blocks, 2 turnovers, and +4 in a 116-105 win over the Cavaliers.

The rest of the performances of the day:

  • JaVale McGee (Franciscan/Cavaliers)- 14 minutes, 6 points, 3/4 FG, 2 offensive rebounds, 7 total rebounds, an assist, a block, 2 turnovers, and +4 in a 116-105 loss to the Raptors.
  • Isaiah Roby (Dixon/Thunder)- 34 minutes, 18 points, 6/13 FG, 0/2 3PT, 6/7 FT, 3 offensive rebounds, 8 total rebounds, 2 assists, a block, a turnover, and -4 in a 114-112 win over the Rockets.

  • Kendrick Nunn (Simeon/Heat)- 23 minutes, 9 points, 3/6 FG, 1/2 3PT, 2/2 FT, a rebound, 3 assists, a steal, 2 turnovers, and -9 in a 109-106 loss to the Pacers.
  • Andre Iguodala (Lanphier/Heat)- 20 minutes, 2 points, 1/1 FG, an offensive rebound, 2 total rebounds, 3 assists, 2 steals, a turnover, and +17 in a 109-106 loss to the Pacers.

  • Alfonzo McKinnie (Marshall/Lakers)- 9 minutes, 0/1 FG, 0/1 3PT, and +0 in a 111-94 loss to the Suns.
  • Talen Horton-Tucker (Simeon/Lakers)- 28 minutes, 17 points, 6/16 FG, 0/2 3PT, 5/6 FT, a team-high 4 offensive rebounds, 6 total rebounds, 3 assists, a steal, a block, 3 turnovers, and a team-high +5 in a 111-94 loss to the Suns.
  • Abdel Nader (Niles North/Suns)- 11 minutes, 5 points, 2/2 FG, 1/2 3PT, an offensive rebound, 5 total rebounds, 2 assists, 2 turnovers, and -5 in a 111-94 win over the Lakers.
  • Jevon Carter (Proviso East/Suns)- 1 minute, 0/1 FG, 0/1 3PT, and -1 in a 111-94 win over the Lakers.
  • Jalen Brunson (Stevenson/Mavericks)- 19 minutes, 4 points, 2/7 FG, 0/2 3PT, an offensive rebound, 3 total rebounds, an assist, a turnover, and +25 in a 132-92 win over the Trail Blazers.
  • Robert Covington (Proviso West/Trail Blazers)- 31 minutes, 6 points, 2/5 FG, 2/4 3PT, 6 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 steals, a block, a turnover, and -25 in a 132-92 loss to the Mavericks.

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