Recruiting: “It was so much better than I expected”: IMG Academy 2023 QB Mason McHugh Excited About Illini Interest

IMG Academy starting quarterback Mason McHugh details his unofficial visit Wednesday and his interest level in Illinois.
By Matt Stevens - IlliniGuys Football Writer/Analyst

September 30, 2021

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Bret Bielema and the Illinois coaching staff are trying to translate their instant success rate with late signees with the quarterback position.

During the Wednesday morning practice session, Illinois recruiting personnel were giving IMG Academy quarterback Mason McHugh a campus tour during his unofficial visit and first look at the campus.

“My overall thoughts are that it was so much better than I expected and that’s not a knock because . . .

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