Penn State Men’s Basketball Recruiting
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Penn State added an important recruit on Tuesday night, as 6′-5″ wing Josh Reaves of Oak Hill Academy (VA) announced a verbal commitment to the Nittany Lions. Reaves is arguably among the most talented players to commit to Penn State in a decade or so, and will finish high school with a resume that includes ...
Posted: July 2, 2014, 3:18 am
Georgios Papagiannis returns to Greece A top-50 prospect in the 2015 class nationally, Georgios Papagiannis was set to be heavily recruited as a senior at Westtown School (PA). At 7′-1,” Papagiannis established himself as an elite prospect playing for Team Takeover in the Nike Elite Youth Basketball League. Papagiannis is no longer in the United States, though, ...
Posted: June 30, 2014, 3:08 am
Paperback Version (At Amazon.com) Paperback Version (At CreateSpace.com) Kindle Version (At Amazon.com) It’s a cruel irony for college basketball fans, having the best season-ending tournament, but a tremendous long off-season afterwards. The College Basketball Newcomers Guide helps break up the doldrums of the summer, as it breaks down every men’s D-1 college basketball recruiting class. With profiles of the ...
Posted: June 12, 2014, 1:09 am
New head coach Ernie Kent’s rebuilding effort is under way at Washington State, as he landed his second recruit since taking the position, on Saturday. 6′-3″ guard Jackie Davis of Rolling Hills Prep (CA) committed to the Cougars, following in the footsteps of Kent’s first recruit, junior college forward Aaron Cheatum in the class. Davis and ...
Posted: April 27, 2014, 3:33 pm
Graham gets released, gains attention For over a year, an on-going dispute occurred between point guard Devonte Graham and Appalachian State. When Graham signed a letter of intent to play for the Mountaineers as a senior at Broughton (NC), it seemed like a steal at the time. For whatever reason, Graham reconsidered his decision and wanted ...
Posted: April 14, 2014, 4:01 am
On Wednesday, April 9th, the Mary Kline Classic announced its star-filled roster for the 4th annual charity event, which takes place on Saturday, May 31 at West Orange High School in West Orange, NJ. Following a tremendous third year in which $27,000 was raised for cancer research, and featured Mary Kline Classic alumni Jermaine Lawrence, Kuran Iverson, Tyler ...
Posted: April 9, 2014, 4:00 am
Verbal Commitments and Signings
Class of 2014
|Isaiah Washington||6'-4"||SG||Williamsport (PA)||HS||Signed|
|Shep Garner||6'-2"||PG||Roman Catholic (PA)||HS||Signed|
Class of 2015
|Mike Watkins||6'-8"||PF||Math, Civics and Sciences (PA)||HS||Verbal|
|Josh Reaves||6'-5"||SG||Oak Hill Academy (VA)||HS||Verbal|
|Deividas Zemgulis||6'-6"||SF||St. Mary's Ryken (MD)||HS||Verbal|
Past Recruiting Classes
Class of 2013
|Geno Thorpe||6'-3"||PG||West Oaks Academy (FL)||HS||Signed|
|Julian Moore||6'-9"||PF||Germantown Academy (PA)||HS||Signed|
|Payton Banks||6'-5"||SF||Orange Lutheran (CA)||HS||Signed|
|Graham Woodward||5'-11"||PG||Edina (MN)||HS||Signed|
Class of 2012
|Akosa Maduegbunam||6′-3″||SG||Winchendon School (MA)||HS||Signed|
|Brandon Taylor||6′-7″||PF||Trenton Catholic (NJ)||HS||Signed|
Class of 2011
|Peter Alexis||6′-11″||C||Holy Redeemer (PA)||HS||Signed|
|Patrick Ackerman||6′-11″||C||Worcester Academy (MA)||HS||Signed|
|Ross Travis||6′-8″||SF||Chaska (MN)||HS||Signed|
|Trey Lewis||6′-1″||PG||Garfield Heights (OH)||HS||Signed|
|Matt Glover||6′-4″||SG||Sheridan JC (WY)||JC||Signed|