Another class-of-2016 recruit has committed to Fighting Illini Football. On Sunday night, Texas linebacker Ayo Shogbonyo became Illinois' 22nd verbal commitment and gave the program some much needed depth on defense. Shogbonyo isn't rated by any of the major recruiting services, but he held other scholarship offers from Army and UTEP.
2016 linebacker Ayo Shogbonyo commits to Illinois over Army, UTEP
Shogbonyo is Illinois' 23rd verbal commitment.