Illini 2024 Signee: 3-star LB Easton Baker

Three-star linebacker Easton Baker is likely going to be the second ever Illinois football player from the state of Utah to earn a letter. 

By Matt Stevens - IlliniGuys Football Writer/Analyst

December 20, 2023

(Cover photo courtesy Illinois Athletics)

Player: Easton Baker

Position: Linebacker

Height: 6-foot-1

Weight: 215

Hometown: Tooele, Utah

High School: Stansbury

Other offers: Oklahoma, Arkansas, Brigham Young, and Arizona State.

Nobody would expect the recruitment of Baker to result in a pipeline for the Illinois football program. Why? The three-star prospect, who was committed to Brigham Young following his ninth grade season of . . .

 

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