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30. Donovan MITCHELL Height: 6’-3” Weight: 180 Position: SG High School (State): Brewster Academy (NH) Club Team (Affiliation): The City (Under Armour) Commitment: Louisville Cardinals Breakdown: Mitchell was unquestionably one of the summer’s fastest rising prospects, due to his athleticism and scoring ability. His profile blew up while playing for his grassroots team, The City, ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: October 19, 2014, 3:06 pm
New head coach Buzz Williams isn’t wasting any time building the Virginia Tech Hokies program in his image, as he has overhauled the majority of the roster since taking over last spring. Virginia Tech landed perhaps another important building block on Sunday, as pure point guard Justin Robinson of St. James (MD) announced his verbal commitment, ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: October 12, 2014, 9:38 pm
The Providence Friars added two commitments in recent days, one for the incoming freshman class, and another for the 2015 recruiting cycle. Providence nabbed 6′-2″ guard Tyree Chambers of Germany, according to a report on BigEastCoastBias.com, as well as 6′-3″ guard Drew Edwards of Calvert Hall (MD). Adding a guard like Chambers this late in the cycle ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: August 30, 2014, 1:06 pm
The 2014 Nike Global Challenge is set to tip off on Wednesday, at Whitney Young High School in Chicago. As is typical of the event, it encompasses four teams of players from the United States, and four international squads. Brazil, Canada, China and Pan Africa are represented on the international side of the event. This ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: August 13, 2014, 1:20 am
6′-8″ power forward Alex Owens of Oakridge (FL), the No. 93 prospect nationally, announced a verbal commitment to Providence on Monday, following his visit to campus. He’s the second recruit in the 2015 class to pledge for the Friars. I've chosen to attend Providence University for College Basketball Owens picked the Friars over Missouri and Central Florida (where he ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: August 12, 2014, 3:01 am
Two of the nation’s top 100 guards, Eric Davis of Arthur Hill (MI) and Kenny Williams of LC Bird (VA) narrowed their recruiting lists to seven colleges on Thursday. Davis, a skilled guard capable of playing in both guard slots, narrowed his list to seven schools, in news first reported by NextUpRecruits. Making the cut for Davis included ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: August 8, 2014, 5:10 am

Verbal Commitments and Signings

Class of 2014

Name
Height
Position
School (State)
Type
Status
Jalen Lindsay6'-7"SFHuntington Prep (WV)HSSigned
Ben Bentil6'-8"PFSt. Andrew's (DE)HSSigned
Paschal Chukwu7'-1"CFairfield Prep (CT)HSSigned
Kyron Cartwright6'-0"PGCompton (CA)HSSigned
Tyree Chambers6'-2"PGGermanyHSSigned

Class of 2015

Name
Height
Position
School (State)
Type
Status
Ryan Fazekas6'-6"SFMarquette Catholic (IN)HSVerbal
Alex Owens6'-8"PFOakridge (FL)HSVerbal
Drew Edwards6'-3"SGCalvert Hall (MD)HSVerbal

Class of 2017

Name
Height
Position
School (State)
Type
Status
Javon Taylor6'-3"SGBeaver Country Day (MA)HSVerbal

Past Recruiting Classes

Class of 2013

Name
Height
Position
School (State)
Type
Status
Brandon Austin6'-6"SGImhotep Charter (PA)HSSigned
Rodney Bullock6'-7"SFKecoughtan (VA)HSSigned

Class of 2012

Name Height Position School (State) Type Status
Josh Fortune 6′-5″ SF Kecoughtan (VA) HS Signed
Kris Dunn 6′-2″ PG New London (CT) HS Signed
Ricardo Ledo 6′-6″ SG Notre Dame Prep (MA) HS Signed
Ian Baker 6′-1″ PG Arlington Country Day (FL) HS Signed

Class of 2011

Name Height Position School (State) Type Status
Kiwi Gardner 5′-7″ PG Westwind Prep (AZ) HS Signed
LaDontae Henton 6′-5″ SF Eastern (MI) HS Signed

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