Fresh off of leading Stevenson to the IHSA Class 4A state championship, Jalen Brunson (Villanova) has been named Illinois Mr. Basketball for 2015.
Brunson averaged 23.3 points, 5.2 assists and 4.7 rebounds per game this season.
Brunson was named first on 95 of 128 ballots.
Chicago St. Rita's Charles Matthews (Kentucky) finished second in the balloting. Lake Forest's Evan Boudreaux (Dartmouth), Marcus LoVett of Chicago Morgan Park and Plainfield East's Aaron Jordan (Illinois) rounded out the top 5 respectively.
Brunson was also recently named Gatorade Player of the Year in the state of Illinois.