Illinois Athletic Communications
Champaign, Ill. – Anthony Higgs has signed a Big Ten Tender of Financial Aid with the University of Illinois and will join the Fighting Illini program at the start of fall semester.
Higgs is a 6-foot-8 frontcourt player from Baltimore. He is a two-time state champion, helping lead Perry Hall High School to back-to-back Maryland Class 4A titles in 2017 and 2018. He averaged 10.5 points, 8.0 rebounds and 4.0 blocks during the 2018 state semifinal and final rounds, helping Perry Hall successfully defend its title.