Three former Illinois prep athletes were in action on Monday. Below are the box scores and videos/tweets on Max Strus, JaVale McGee, and Jalen Brunson.
- Max Strus (Stagg/Miami Heat)- 33 minutes, 5 points, 2/8 FG, 1/7 3PT, an offensive rebounds, 5 total rebounds, a turnover, and a game-high +27 in a 106-92 win over the Philadelphia 76ers.
- JaVale McGee (Hales Franciscan/Phoenix Suns)- 14 minutes, 4 points, an offensive rebound, 3 total rebounds, 2 assists, a steal, and -2 in a 121-114 win over the Dallas Mavericks.
- Jalen Brunson (Stevenson/Dallas Mavericks)- 31 minutes, 13 points, 6/16 FG, 0/1 3PT, 1/1 FT, 2 offensive rebounds, 4 total rebounds, 3 assists, a steal, a turnover, and -7 in a 121-114 loss to the Phoenix Suns.