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      EnHANCEd Profile: Jacksonville Football Star touches off a Division One recruiting frenzy

      ENHANCED PROFILE: JACKSONVILLE FOOTBALL STAR BLAKE HANCE HAS TOUCHED OFF A RECRUITING FEEDING FRENZY

      More or less seasonally, tonight was also a Football night in Champaign as the Fighting Illini conducted their Orange and Blue Game to end Spring Workouts.

      Among the invited guests tonight for that affair: Jacksonville High's Blake Hance, who is getting to be quite a veteran in art of visiting campuses and being wooed by Coaches who are falling in love with his skill set.

      To date: Blake has full ride scholarship offers from the Illini, Mizzou, North Carolina State, Indiana, Vanderbilt, Northern Illinois, Wyoming, and Western Michigan. And Michigan State, Minnesota, Michigan and Oklahoma are also lurking...

      Putting this young man in the strange but enviable position of being among the most highly coveted Tri State Football exports in the last two decades...

      To get an inside view of what it's like to be a coveted three star football recruit through Blake's own eyes, click on the above icon.