Michigan State Men’s Basketball Recruiting
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As one of only a few high-major college basketball programs with no committed recruits for the 2014-2015 season, it was imperative for the Georgia Bulldogs to land some incoming talent. They did just that on Saturday, securing verbal pledges from two recruits in short order, as 6′-8″ power forward Yante Manten and 6′-11″ center Fred Iduwe ...
Posted: April 6, 2014, 3:47 am
Secondary market materializes The complete dearth of unsigned prospects in the 2014 class could see a few additions to it – names that will be hotly, if briefly recruited by college basketball programs seeking to add a late pick-up. The “secondary market” of prospects released from their letters of intent that materializes in conjunction with ...
Posted: March 31, 2014, 4:07 am
Michigan State nabbed the third member of their 2014 recruiting class on Monday, getting a verbal commitment from 6′-6″ forward Marvin Clark of Sunrise Christian (KS). Clark will join high school teammate Lourawls Nairn, in the recruiting class for the Spartans. Clark’s recruitment picked up late, and he pledged to Michigan State over offers from the Indiana ...
Posted: March 25, 2014, 4:52 am
All aboard the coaching carousel While there has been no shortage of drama in the NCAA tournament, the drama off the court involving coaching changes has been arguably nearly as interesting for hardcore basketball fans. Two major new hires at Virginia Tech (Buzz Williams) and Auburn (Bruce Pearl) have the serious potential to revitalize two ...
Posted: March 24, 2014, 3:29 am
Myles Turner’s intentions become more known The recruitment of the top uncommitted basketball recruit in the country, 6′-11″ center Myles Turner of Euless Trinity (TX) became more clear over the last week. The nation’s No. 5 ranked prospect took his first two official visit trips to the Ohio State Buckeyes and Oklahoma State Cowboys, respectively, and it remained ...
Posted: March 3, 2014, 1:17 am
On Monday, the mother of top-15 caliber combo guard Charles Matthews, a prospect from the class of 2015, announced that a college decision was imminent. Eventually, the announcement date was set for Wednesday morning, at Matthews’ school. Matthews, who plays at St. Rita (IL), named a final five school list that included the Kentucky Wildcats, Illinois Fighting Illini, ...
Posted: February 26, 2014, 2:43 pm
Incoming Verbal Commitments and Signings
Class of 2014
|Lourawls Nairn||5'-11"||PG||Sunrise Christian (KS)||HS||Signed|
|Javon Bess||6'-5"||SG||Lincoln (OH)||HS||Signed|
|Marvin Clark||6'-6"||SF||Sunrise Christian (KS)||HS||Verbal|
Class of 2015
|Deyonta Davis||6'-9"||PF||Muskegon (MI)||HS||Verbal|
Past Recruiting Classes
Class of 2013
|Gavin Schilling||6'-9"||PF||Findlay Prep (NV)||HS||Signed|
|Alvin Ellis||6'-3"||SG||De La Salle (IL)||HS||Signed|
Class of 2012
|Kenny Kaminski||6′-8″||PF||Medina (OH)||HS||Signed|
|Matt Costello||6′-9″||C||Bay City Western (MI)||HS||Signed|
|Denzel Valentine||6′-4″||SG||Sexton (MI)||HS||Signed|
|Gary Harris||6′-4″||SG||Hamilton Southeastern (IN)||HS||Signed|
Class of 2011
|Dwaun Anderson||6′-3″||SG||Suttons Bay (MI)||HS||Signed|
|Branden Dawson||6′-6″||SF||Wallace (IN)||HS||Signed|
|Brandan Kearney||6′-6″||SF||Southeastern (MI)||HS||Signed|
|Travis Trice||6′-0″||PG||Wayne (OH)||HS||Signed|