Illinois Football has received a verbal commitment from Dominic Thieman, a two-star wide receiver from Fort Lauderdale, FL (St. Thomas Aquinas). The 6'3 wideout is currently rated as the No. 2222 overall prospect (No. 323 WR) in 247Sports' composite rankings. Thieman also held offers from UCF and Cincinnati, in addition to several other schools.
Thieman is the sixth member of Illinois' 2016 recruiting class; he joins Kentrail Moran (3-star RB), Eli Peters (3-star QB), Juwuane Parchman (3-star S), Drake Spears (3-star S), and Amani Jones (2-star LB).