He is rated the #24 PG in the nation by rivals and #28 PG by scout. Filer grew up in Chicago, but attends prep school in Massachusetts.
He averaged 16 points, 7 assists, and 7 rebounds as a junior. He has good athleticism and really good quickness at the PG position. He constantly pushes the ball up the court for easy transition baskets for his team. He also loves to play defense and really gets after the ball handler.
He choose Clemson over offers from Baylor, Oregon State, Purdue, Tennessee, Utah and others.
Filer is the 5th commit for the 2012 class that is rounding into good form.
Rick Ray was one of his main recruiters who recruits well in Chicago.