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Prospects are listed in alphabetical order. Players who did not play during the 2015-2016 season are not considered. Bashir Ahmed, 6′-7″, SG, Hutchinson CC (KS), St. John’s – Red Storm fans suffered through Chris Mullin’s first year as head coach, but help in the form of Ahmed, and others, is on the way.  Ahmed had …
Author: K.J. Hassenstab
Posted: April 10, 2016, 5:00 pm
With their 2016-2017 team set up through recruiting, Ole Miss was able to place an increased emphasis on the 2017 class. That intensity paid off in a big way on Saturday, as according to multiple reports, 6′-5″ wing Jatrious “J.J” Smith verbally committed to the Rebels. Smith is a top 100 prospect who is at Pebblebrook …
Author: K.J. Hassenstab
Posted: January 10, 2016, 4:24 pm
Best Player: De’Aaron Fox, Kentucky Best Potential: Wenyen Gabriel, Kentucky Best Scorer: Malik Monk, Kentucky Best Shooter: Terrance Ferguson, Alabama Best Rebounder: Edrice “Bam” Adebayo, Kentucky Best Passer: J.J. Caldwell, Texas A&M Best Defender: Abdulhakim Ado, Mississippi State Best Glue Guy: Braxton Key, Alabama Best Athlete: Malik Monk, Kentucky 1. Kentucky Wildcats De’Aaron Fox | 6′-3″ | PG | Cypress Lakes (TX) Malik Monk …
Author: K.J. Hassenstab
Posted: December 12, 2015, 7:36 pm
As is often the case in life, the rich got richer in the world of college basketball on Sunday, as the Duke Blue Devils added to a 2016 recruiting class currently ranked as the top in the nation by Hoopniks.com. 6′-8′ power forward Javin DeLaurier, a top-50 prospect from Virginia, announced his pledge to Duke. He …
Author: K.J. Hassenstab
Posted: September 28, 2015, 2:04 am
It’s not clear exactly what new head coach Ben Howland’s plans are for the Mississippi State Bulldogs next season, but an educated guess is that 6′-3″ guard Malik Newman of Callaway (MS), and incoming freshman, will likely lead the squad in points scored and shot attempts. A consensus top 10 recruit nationally in the 2015 class, …
Author: K.J. Hassenstab
Posted: April 24, 2015, 9:31 pm
The proliferation of prep schools has perhaps diminished the notoriety of being an elite junior college basketball recruit. Still, there are plenty of high major programs that harvest the top prospects at the two-year level each recruiting cycle, and many junior college transfers will eventually be heard from in key times in March for the …
Author: K.J. Hassenstab
Posted: April 4, 2015, 3:44 pm

Scholarship Grid

Point GuardsStefan Moody (Jr)Stefan Moody (Sr)DeAndre Burnett (Jr)DeAndre Burnett (Sr)
DeAndre Burnett (Tr)DeAndre Burnett (So)Breein Tyree (So)Breein Tyree (FJr)
Breein Tyree (Fr)
WingsMartavious Newby (Sr)Rasheed Brooks (Sr)Justas Furmanavičius (Sr)JT Escobar (Sr)
Rasheed Brooks (Jr)Sam Finley (Sr)JT Escobar (Jr)Donte Fitzpatrick-Dorsey (Sr)
Sam Finley (Jr)Justas Furmanavičius (Jr)Donte Fitzpatrick-Dorsey (Jr)J.J. Smith (So)
JT Escobar (Fr)JT Escobar (So)J.J. Smith (Fr)
Donte Fitzpatrick-Dorsey (Fr)Donte Fitzpatrick-Dorsey (So)
PostsTomasz Gielo (Sr)Sebastian Saiz (Sr)Tyrek Coger (Sr)Marcanvis Hymon (Sr)
Anthony Perez (Sr)Terry Brutus (Sr)Marcanvis Hymon (Jr)Nate Morris (Jr)
Sebastian Saiz (Jr)Tyrek Coger (Jr)Nate Morris (So)Karlis Silins (Jr)
Terry Brutus (Jr)Marcanvis Hymon (So)Karlis Silins (So)
Marcanvis Hymon (Fr)Nate Morris (Fr)
Karlis Silins (Fr)

Verbal Commitments and Signings

Class of 2016

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Breein Tyree6'-1"PGSt. Joseph (NJ)HSVerbal
Justas Furmanavicius6'-7"SFThree Rivers CC (MO)JCVerbal

Past Recruiting Classes

Class of 2015

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Donte Fitzpatrick6'-5"SGSouthwind (TN)HSSigned
Terrence Davis6'-4"SGSouthaven (MS)HSSigned
Rasheed Brooks6'-6"SFSouthwest TN CC (TN)JCSigned

Class of 2014

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Stefan Moody5'-11"PGKilgore (TX)JCSigned
Marcanvis Hymon6'-7"PFWhitehaven (TN)JCSigned
Rauno Nurger6'-10"CSunrise Christian (KS)HSSigned
J.T. Escobar6'-4"SGFlorida A&M (FL)HSSigned

Class of 2013

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Dwight Coleby6'-9"CPiney Woods (MS)HSSigned
Janari Joesaar6'-7"SFSunrise Christian (KS)HSSigned
Sebastian Saiz 6'-9"PFSunrise Christian (KS)HSSigned
Gian Louis Clavell6'-3"SGNorthwest Kansas Tech (KS)HSVerbal
Jerron Martin6'-1"PGPrinceton Day (MD)HSSigned

Class of 2012

NameHeightPositionSchool (State)TypeStatus
Martavious Newby6'-4"SGBooker T. Washington (TN)HSSigned
Anthony Cortesia6'-9"PFMontverde Academy (FL)HSSigned
Marshall Henderson6'-3"SGSouth Plains JC (TX)JCSigned
Jason Carter6'-8"PFChipola JC (FL)JCSigned
Derrick Millinghaus5'-11"PGBelieve Prep (NC)HSSigned
Terry Brutus6'-6"SFMassanutten Military (VA)HSSigned

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