Arkansas Men’s Basketball Recruiting
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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
67. Admon GILDER Height: 6’-3” Weight: 180 Position: SG High School (State): Madison (TX) Club Team (Affiliation): Dallas Mustangs (Reebok) Breakdown: While not physically imposing, one Gilder gets into the flow of a game, he’s as productive as anyone could ask for on the hardwood. On the court, Gilder led his Madison team to a ...
Posted: August 20, 2014, 12:29 pm
Tuesday saw the verbal commitments of two top-100 prospects, shooting guards Jimmy Whitt of Hickman (MO) and Kenny Williams of LC Bird (VA). Whitt popped for the Arkansas Razorbacks, while in a surprise Williams picked VCU. Whitt is capable of playing in both guard slots at Arkansas, and was a strong pick-up in that regard, especially given the ...
Posted: August 20, 2014, 3:45 am
In recent days, three top-100 caliber guards and a talented power forward narrowed their recruiting lists in anticipation of making a college decision. Hickman (MO) standout Jimmy Whitt, who potentially could play both guard slots in college, is a top-50 caliber prospect at 6′-3″. He narrowed his list to Arkansas, SMU, Oklahoma State, Missouri, Kansas State, ...
Posted: August 1, 2014, 3:12 pm
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
The major all-star games are in the books and the 2013-2014 high school season is complete. With that in mind, it’s time to close the door on the 2014 class as they move on to college and focus on underclassmen. In all honesty, the expected rise to No. 1 by a single prospect just did not ...
Posted: May 5, 2014, 11:55 pm
Verbal Commitments and Signings
Class of 2014
|Anton Beard||6'-0"||PG||North Little Rock (AR)||HS||Signed|
|Trey Thompson||6'-10"||C||Forrest City (AR)||HS||Signed|
|Nick Babb||6'-4"||SG||Martin (TX)||HS||Signed|
|Jabril Durham||6'-1"||PG||Seminole State (OK)||JC||Signed|
Past Recruiting Classes
Class of 2013
|Bobby Portis||6'-9"||PF||Little Rock Hall (AR)||HS||Signed|
|Moses Kingsley||6'-9"||C||Huntington Prep (WV)||HS||Signed|
Class of 2012
|Michael Qualls||6'-5"||SF||Huntington (LA)||HS||Signed|
|Anthlon Bell||6'-3"||SG||Bartlett (TN)||HS||Signed|
|JaCorey Williams||6'-7"||SF||Central Park Christian (AL)||HS||Signed|