Postgame Notes - Illinois vs. Southern Illinois - August 31, 2013
Beckman Completes First Recruiting Class at Illinois
2012: Redshirted the 2012 season.
High School: A three-star recruit by Rivals.com ... First-team Tampa Bay Times All-Pinellas County selection ... Honorable mention Tampa Bay Times All-Suncoast team ... Played in Tampa Bay Times senior all-star game ... High school coach was Cory Moore.
Personal: First name pronounced juh-VAR-us ... Son of Valencia Bell and Albert Little ... Full name is Jevaris Rashad Little ... Born Jan. 10, 1994 ... Enrolled in the general curriculum ... Chose Illinois over Indiana, Kansas and Toledo, among others.