PEORIA-- Peoria Manual star guard Da'Monte Williams has committed to play basketball at Illinois.
The junior announced his commitment on Twitter during halftime of the Illinois-Minnesota game.
Williams, the 2nd ranked (Rivals.com) prospect in Illinois for the class of the 2017, is the son of former Illini Frank Williams. Williams was the Big Ten player of the year in 2001.
Williams was heavily recruited by several programs, including Kansas and Indiana.