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Recapping college basketball’s early signing period action from Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. South Carolina, UNLV, Kentucky, and VCU all landed top 100 players in recent days and Kentucky actually scored two players ranked in our top 15 prospects in the 2015 class to take their recruiting class to No. 2 overall. Three West Coast 2016 prospects are ...
Posted: November 17, 2014, 4:20 am
After a relatively quiet open to college basketball’s early signing period on Wednesday, Thursday provided fireworks in the form of four top-100 players announcing their verbal commitments. The quartet of top prospects coming off the board leaves only 16 players remaining uncommitted in top 100 rankings. As the dust settled, the Kentucky Wildcats and VCU ...
Posted: November 14, 2014, 4:08 pm
Wednesday was the opening day to college basketball’s early signing period, and things went relatively according to status quo, though there is some intrigue expected for the second day of the signing period, Thursday, with ESPN’s planned basketball recruiting television special. The South Carolina Gamecocks were the big winners on Wednesday, keeping versatile combo guard P.J. “Perry” ...
Posted: November 13, 2014, 4:10 am
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Posted: November 10, 2014, 8:06 pm
2. Jaylen BROWN Height: 6’-7” Weight: 220 Position: SF Wingspan: 6′-11 1/2″ High School (State): Wheeler (GA) Club Team (Affiliation): Game Elite (adidas) Breakdown: Always regarded as a high-potential prospect, the spring and summer of 2014 saw Jaylen Brown’s transition nearly complete itself from prospect to player, as he dominated at several events and still ...
Posted: November 9, 2014, 4:02 pm
3. Malik NEWMAN Height: 6’-4” Weight: 180 Position: SG Wingspan: 6’-5” 1/2 High School (State): Callaway (MS) Club Team (Affiliation): Jackson Tigers (Nike) Breakdown: The premier backcourt scorer nationally, Newman has scored at will against virtually all foes on the high school and grassroots circuit, as well as internationally. Newman is adept at taking the ...
Posted: November 8, 2014, 6:35 pm
Verbal Commitments and Signings
Class of 2015
|Charles Matthews||6'-5"||SG||St. Rita (IL)||HS||Signed|
|Skal Labissiere||6'-11"||C||Lausanne Collegiate (TN)||HS||Signed|
|Isaiah Briscoe||6'-3"||PG||Roselle Catholic (NJ)||HS||Signed|
Past Recruiting Classes
Class of 2014
|Karl Towns||7'-0"||C||St. Joseph's (NJ)||HS||Signed|
|Tyler Ulis||5'-9"||PG||Marian Catholic (IL)||HS||Signed|
|Trey Lyles||6'-9"||PF||Arsenal Tech (IN)||HS||Signed|
|Devin Booker||6'-4"||SG||Moss Point (MS)||HS||Signed|
Class of 2013
|Derek Willis||6'-8"||PF||Bullitt East (KY)||HS||Signed|
|Andrew Harrison||6'-5"||PG||Travis (TX)||HS||Signed|
|Aaron Harrison||6'-5"||SG||Travis (TX)||HS||Signed|
|Marcus Lee||6'-10"||C||Deer Valley (CA)||HS||Signed|
|James Young||6'-7"||SF||Rochester (MI)||HS||Signed|
|Dakari Johnson||7'-0"||C||Montverde Academy (FL)||HS||Signed|
|Julius Randle||6'-9"||PF||Prestonwood Christian (TX)||HS||Signed|
|Dominique Hawkins||6'-1"||PG||Madison Central (KY)||HS||Signed|
Class of 2012
|Archie Goodwin||6'-4"||SG||Sylvan Hills (AR)||HS||Signed|
|Willie Cauley||6'-11"||C||Olathe Northwest (KS)||HS||Signed|
|Alex Poythress||6'-8"||PF||Northeast (TN)||HS||Signed|
|Nerlens Noel||6'-11"||C||Tilton School (NH)||HS||Signed|