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Derrick Jones, one of the elite talents on the wing in the 2015 class and a top-25 overall prospect, narrowed his list to nine schools. The Archbishop Carroll (PA) standout is now considering Auburn, Florida, Louisville, North Carolina, Kentucky, Kansas, Arizona, UConn and UNLV. A supreme athlete, capable of flying to the cup in even the ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: August 16, 2014, 5:55 pm
Skal Labissiere, a legitimate contender (although perhaps a dark horse) for the No. 1 slot in the 2015 class overall, slashed his college recruitment list down to six on Tuesday. Kentucky and Memphis are considered the primary contenders to land Labissiere, with North Carolina, Tennessee, Baylor and Georgetown also among the finalists. My final 6! ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: August 13, 2014, 3:42 am
The 2014 Nike Global Challenge is set to tip off on Wednesday, at Whitney Young High School in Chicago. As is typical of the event, it encompasses four teams of players from the United States, and four international squads. Brazil, Canada, China and Pan Africa are represented on the international side of the event. This ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: August 13, 2014, 1:20 am
Two of the nation’s top 100 guards, Eric Davis of Arthur Hill (MI) and Kenny Williams of LC Bird (VA) narrowed their recruiting lists to seven colleges on Thursday. Davis, a skilled guard capable of playing in both guard slots, narrowed his list to seven schools, in news first reported by NextUpRecruits. Making the cut for Davis included ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: August 8, 2014, 5:10 am
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 ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: August 4, 2014, 3:29 am
Missouri’s already stellar recruiting class for 2014 received an important late shot in the arm on Saturday, as a top-50 caliber recruit signed a scholarship agreement with the Tigers. 6′-6″ wing Montaque “Teki” Gill-Caesar signed his agreement with the Tigers, and will rejoin his former Huntington Prep (WV) head coach Rob Fulford, who was recently hired ...
Author: Kellon Hassenstab
Posted: August 2, 2014, 9:56 pm

Incoming Verbal Commitments and Signings

Class of 2014

Name
Height
Position
School (State)
Type
Status
Karl Towns7'-0"CSt. Joseph's (NJ)HSSigned
Tyler Ulis5'-9"PGMarian Catholic (IL)HSSigned
Trey Lyles6'-9"PFArsenal Tech (IN)HSSigned
Devin Booker6'-4"SGMoss Point (MS)HSSigned

Class of 2015

Name
Height
Position
School (State)
Type
Status
Charles Matthews6'-5"SGSt. Rita (IL)HSVerbal

Past Recruiting Classes

Class of 2013

Name
Height
Position
School (State)
Type
Status
Derek Willis6'-8"PFBullitt East (KY)HSSigned
Andrew Harrison6'-5"PGTravis (TX)HSSigned
Aaron Harrison6'-5"SGTravis (TX)HSSigned
Marcus Lee6'-10"CDeer Valley (CA)HSSigned
James Young6'-7"SFRochester (MI)HSSigned
Dakari Johnson7'-0"CMontverde Academy (FL)HSSigned
Julius Randle6'-9"PFPrestonwood Christian (TX)HSSigned
Dominique Hawkins6'-1"PGMadison Central (KY)HSSigned

Class of 2012

Name
Height
Position
School (State)
Type
Status
Archie Goodwin6'-4"SGSylvan Hills (AR)HSSigned
Willie Cauley6'-11"COlathe Northwest (KS)HSSigned
Alex Poythress6'-8"PFNortheast (TN)HSSigned
Nerlens Noel6'-11"CTilton School (NH)HSSigned

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