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Minnesota landed their first recruit in the 2016 recruiting cycle on Saturday, garnering a commitment from in-state forward Michael Hurt, who is considered by some to be a top 100 prospect nationally. Hurt, a standout from Marshall (MN), reportedly selected the Golden Gophers over scholarship offers from fellow Big Ten rivals Nebraska and Northwestern, among others. ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: January 17, 2015, 10:36 pm
Best Player: Deyonta Davis, Michigan State Best Potential: Deyonta Davis, Michigan State Best Scorer: Jalen Coleman-Lands, Illinois Best Shooter: Brevin Pritzl, Wisconsin Best Rebounder: Deyonta Davis, Michigan State Best Passer: Mickey Mitchell, Ohio State Best Defender: Daniel Giddens, Ohio State Best Glue Guy: D.J. Williams, Illinois Best Athlete: Corey Sanders, Rutgers 1. Ohio State Buckeyes A.J. Harris | 5′-10″ | PG | ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: November 22, 2014, 11:23 pm
The following is an except from the FREE 2014 National High School Basketball Preview publication, published by Download your copy of the 2014 National High School Basketball Preview publication using the button below this paragraph. The publication includes the Terrific 30 High School Rankings, Top 5 Post Graduate teams, Top 100 Seniors, Best Tournaments and ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: November 10, 2014, 8:06 pm
The Iowa Hawkeyes are now one of only a handful of high-major programs that have four recruits verbally committed at this stage in the 2015 recruiting cycle, as they earned a verbal commitment from 6′-5″ wing Isaiah Moss of Simeon (IL) on Sunday. Moss joins a fellow Chicago-native in Brandon Hutton, as well as outside sharpshooter Andrew Fleming ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: November 3, 2014, 4:14 am
The first opportunity for prospects from the Class of 2015 to sign a letter of intent with the college basketball program of their choice (if they are going to) is just a month away, as November 12 marks the beginning of the early signing period. With that in mind, it was time to put our ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: October 13, 2014, 3:26 am
Nebraska landed the first top 100 incoming freshman product in head coach Tim Miles’ tenure for the Cornhuskers, as 6′-0″ point guard Glynn Watson announced his commitment. Watson, ranked the No. 76 prospect in the nation by, picked Nebraska over Tennessee and Creighton. He’s the second member in Nebraska’s 2015 recruiting haul, joining frontcourt player Michael Jacobson.  ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: September 1, 2014, 3:08 am

Scholarship Grid

Point GuardsBenny Parker (Jr)
Benny Parker (Sr)
Tai Webster (Sr)Tarin Smith (Sr)
Tai Webster (So)Tai Webster (Jr)Tarin Smith (Jr)Glynn Watson (Jr)
Tarin Smith (Fr)Tarin Smith (So)Glynn Watson (So)
Glynn Watson (Fr)
WingsDavid Rivers (Sr)Shavon Shields (Sr)Andrew White (Sr)Nick Fuller (Sr)
Shavon Shields (Jr)Andrew White (Jr)Nick Fuller (Jr)Ed Morrow (Jr)
Andrew White (Tr)Terran Petteway (Sr)Ed Morrow (So)Isaiah Roby (So)
Terran Petteway (Jr)Nick Fuller (So)Isaiah Roby (Fr)
Nick Fuller (Fr)Ed Morrow (Fr)
PostsLeslee Smith (Sr)Walter Pitchford (Sr)Jake Hammond (Jr)Jake Hammond (Sr)
Moses Abraham (Sr)Jake Hammond (So)Michael Jacobson (So)Michael Jacobson (Jr)
Walter Pitchford (Jr)Michael Jacobson (Fr)
Jake Hammond (Fr)

Verbal Commitments and Signings

Class of 2015

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Michael Jacobson6'-8"PFWaukee (IA)HSSigned
Glynn Watson6'-0"PGSt. Joseph (IL)HSSigned
Ed Morrow6'-6"SFSimeon (IL)HSSigned

Class of 2016

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Isaiah Roby6'-7"SFDixon (IL)HSVerbal

Past Recruiting Classes

Class of 2014

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Jacob Hammond6'-9"CComanche (OK)HSSigned
Tarin Smith6'-2"PGSt. Anthony (NJ)HSSigned

Class of 2013

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Nick Fuller6'-6"SFSun Prairie (WI)HSSigned
Nathan Hawkins6'-7"SFRowlett (TX)HSSigned
Tai Webster6'-2"PGNew ZealandHSSigned
Leslee Smith6'-8"PFSeward County CC (KS)JCSigned

Class of 2012

Name Height Position School (State) Type Status
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

Name Height Position School (State) Type Status
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

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