Nimari Burnett has his first call set up

Nimari Burnett, a 6'4 guard who recently elected to transfer from Texas Tech has his first recruiting call set. He will Zoom with the Illinois coaching staff, per a tweet from Endless Motor Sports. Burnett is originally from Chicago before playing his high school ball in California and is a former McDonald's All-American who spent one semester at Tech before electing to transfer. He averaged five points per game in limited action.