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Sunday, January 4, 2009

Prospect Profile: Devon Hodges

Devon Hodges, F
6'7" :: 220 lbs.
Class of 2011
Bolingbrook (IL) HS [team site]
AAU: Full Package Elite, D-Rose All-Stars, Illinois Wolves

Scout: 2 Stars * * (PF) Previous: 1 Star > 3 Stars
Rivals: NR (SF)
ESPN/Scouts, Inc. grade: 88 (#12/#53 overall > #25 SF > #51 SF)

2010 Third Team All-Area (Sun-Times)

Recent Press
4/28: Devon Hodges Reconsiders Commitment - Hoops Marinara
4/27: Recruit decommits, but doesn't rule out Badgers -
2/10: Brooks powers Kays past Bolingbrook - Chicago Sun-times
1/19: Hillcrest can't get a grip - Chicago Sun-Times
12/29: Adams, Miller combine for 71 points in Hales victory - Chicago Tribune
2/5: Hodges helps new team beat old school - Chicago Sun-Times
11/27: A big addition to Bolingbrook lineup - Bolingbrook Sun
10/12: Future150 Chicago Camp wrap-up -
6/16: Catching up with basketball recruit Devon Hodges - JSOnline
1/14: Devon Hodges - Committed to Wisconsin (Interview) -
1/6: More on Devon Hodges, the Badgers' latest recruit - JSOnline

The Verbal
Son of Finley's former teammate commits to Badgers - (1/6/09)
UW adds hoops recruit for '11 - JSOnline (1/5/09)
Hodges makes verbal commitment - The Capital Times (1/5/09)
Bo Ryan, Howard Moore and Wisconsin Strike in Illinois - (1/4/09)
Wisconsin lands versatile 2011 prospect - City/Suburban Hoops Report (1/4/09)

The Hype
Romeoville's Hodges heading to Wisconsin - Joliet Herald News (1/8/09)
Hodges hits winner for Romeoville - Joliet Herald News (12/28/08)
Illinois Wolves Stars All Pick Up Big 10 Offers - (12/31/08)
Romeoville's Hodges delivers a winner - Joliet Herald News (2/13/08)

Workout: Bolingbrook Devon Hodges 2 (4/20/10) - YouTube
Workout: Bolingbrook Devon Hodges 1 (1/19/10) - YouTube

Sophomore: 2008-09 (Romeoville) - MaxPreps

Additional Info
2009-10 Schedule :: Chicago Sun-Times



  1. Hodges went from an unknown not even in the ESPNU database to the #12 SF in his class, evaluated at 88 out of 100 overnight. So much for the jinx of the UW verbal ...

  2. here's an interview with Devon we just posted on our blog:

  3. sorry, didn't see you had already found it (you're quick!) - didn't mean to post it twice.

  4. Hodges apparently transferred from Romeoville to nearby Bolingbrook just before the season started. He is waiting to be ruled eligible.


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