Top Power 5 rusher Brown leaves Illinois for draft

Illinois junior running back Chase Brown is entering the 2023 NFL draft and will not play in the ReliaQuest Bowl versus No. 22 Mississippi State on Jan. 2, the school revealed Friday.Brown, ranked

as the No. 9 running back in the draft by ESPN’s Mel Kiper Jr., thanked his household, colleagues, coaches and fans in a tweet revealing his choice.

“Through the low and high, my time at Illinois has been the very best experience of my life,” Brown wrote. “I made a degree, advanced as an athlete, and formed lifelong connections.”

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