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After losing out on one of the top in-state prospects earlier in the week, when Jimmy Whitt of Hickman (MO) committed to Arkansas, the Missouri Tigers rebounded on Thursday as they started their 2015 recruiting efforts by landing Whitt’s AAU teammate, 6′-7″ forward Kevin Puryear of Blue Springs South (MO). According to KansasCity.com, Puryear picked the Tigers over Nebraska ...
Posted: August 22, 2014, 2:18 pm
Commitment lightning struck twice in Lincoln, Nebraska, on Monday, as the Cornhuskers picked up pledges from two players who figure to have an extensive role in the future of the Nebraska program. Incoming sophomore Aguek Arop and Kansas Jayhawks transfer Andrew White both cast their lot with head coach Tim Miles and the Nebraska program. At top-100 ...
Posted: August 19, 2014, 1:37 am
76. Glynn WATSON Height: 6’-0” Weight: 160 Position: PG High School (State): St. Joseph (IL) Club Team (Affiliation): Illinois Wolves (Under Armour) Breakdown: There are very few pass-first lead guards like Watson on the market in the 2015 class, which increases his value as a result. With visits reportedly set to Nebraska, Creighton and Tennessee, ...
Posted: August 15, 2014, 11:00 pm
Arizona moves to No. 1 for 2015 classes On the eve of July’s live evaluation periods, we took an early look at the top-10 recruiting classes in place for the 2015 recruiting cycle. The Syracuse Orange held the top slot due to four top-100 recruits are committed, until Sunday. The Arizona Wildcats took over as ...
Posted: August 4, 2014, 3:29 am
The Nebraska Cornhuskers got on the board in the 2015 recruiting cycle on Thursday, landing 6′-8″ power forward Michael Jacobson, according to a report from the Lincoln Journal Star. Jacobson hails from Waukee (IA) and ran in the Nike Elite Youth Basketball League for Kansas City-based Mokan Elite. Jacobson was solid in EYBL play, averaging 7.8 points ...
Posted: August 1, 2014, 3:56 am
94. Kevin DORSEY Height: 6’-0” Weight: 170 Position: PG High School (State): Paul VI (VA) Club Team (Affiliation): Team Takeover (Nike) Commitment: Minnesota Gophers Breakdown: Minnesota head coach Richard Pitino’s first top-100 commit, Kevin Dorsey, is a significant recruit for the Gophers as their program morphs to fit Pitino’s vision. Dorsey, who picked Minnesota over Nebraska ...
Posted: August 1, 2014, 3:43 am
Verbal Commitments and Signings
Class of 2014
|Jacob Hammond||6'-9"||C||Comanche (OK)||HS||Signed|
|Tarin Smith||6'-2"||PG||St. Anthony (NJ)||HS||Signed|
Class of 2015
|Michael Jacobson||6'-8"||PF||Waukee (IA)||HS||Verbal|
Past Recruiting Classes
Class of 2013
|Nick Fuller||6'-6"||SF||Sun Prairie (WI)||HS||Signed|
|Nathan Hawkins||6'-7"||SF||Rowlett (TX)||HS||Signed|
|Tai Webster||6'-2"||PG||New Zealand||HS||Signed|
|Leslee Smith||6'-8"||PF||Seward County CC (KS)||JC||Signed|
Class of 2012
|Shavon Shields||6′-4″||SF||Olathe Northwest (KS)||HS||Signed|
|Benny Parker||5′-7″||PG||Sumner Academy (NE)||HS||Signed|
|Faroh Alihodzic||6′-10″||C||Southeastern Community College (IA)||JC||Signed|
Class of 2011
|Corey Hilliard||6′-2″||PG||Raytown South (MO)||HS||Signed|
|Josiah Moore||6′-5″||SG||Norcross (GA)||HS||Signed|
|David Rivers||6′-7″||SF||Hall (AR)||HS||Signed|
|Dylan Talley||6′-5″||SG||Blinn JC (TX)||JC||Signed|