Illini add another juco recruit

December, 11, 2012
Illinois added to its collection of junior college recruits Tuesday as College of the Siskiyous sophomore safety David Guthrie committed to the Illini, according to a source.

With the addition of Guthrie, the Illini have seven commitments from junior college players for next season.

Guthrie, who is 5-foot-11 and 196 pounds, was previously committed to New Mexico. He recently visited Houston and Illinois.

Guthrie had 53 tackles, including 35 solo tackles, 3.5 tackles for loss, one forced fumble, three pass break-ups and five interceptions this past season.

Illinois has 27 commitments in its Class of 2013.
Scott Powers is the Blackhawks beat reporter for He is an award-winning journalist and has been reporting on preps, colleges and pros for publications throughout the Midwest since 1997.



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