Mississippi Men’s Basketball Recruiting
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It was a busy weekend for the Tennessee men’s basketball program. Not only did they host an elite camp, they also landed two verbal commitments for the 2015 recruiting cycle. Combo forward Admiral Schofield popped on Sunday, and wing guard Shembari Phillips committed to Tennessee on Monday, according to multiple reports. Phillips played at Tucker (GA) last season, and ...
Posted: September 1, 2014, 10:02 pm
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
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! ...
Posted: August 13, 2014, 3:42 am
In recent days, two SEC programs from the Magnolia State added talented 2015 recruits for their respective backcourts. Mississippi State nabbed Velma Jackson (MS) shooting guard Quinndary Weatherspoon, while Ole Miss was able to snag Terence Davis. Weatherspoon was one of the most surprising talents in the Nike Elite Youth Basketball League, starring for the Jackson Tigers. ...
Posted: August 1, 2014, 4:27 am
Is Labissiere on Mudiay’s route? In the wake of Emmanuel Mudiay’s jump to China in lieu of NCAA basketball, there’s no question that at least a handful of 2015 prospects and beyond may be considering going overseas, rather than a year or more of college hoops. There’s certainly a major difference between considering making a such a move, and having ...
Posted: July 28, 2014, 3:20 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
Verbal Commitments and Signings
Class of 2014
|Stefan Moody||5'-11"||PG||Kilgore (TX)||JC||Signed|
|Marcanvis Hymon||6'-7"||PF||Whitehaven (TN)||JC||Signed|
|Rauno Nurger||6'-10"||C||Sunrise Christian (KS)||HS||Signed|
|J.T. Escobar||6'-4"||SG||Florida A&M (FL)||HS||Signed|
Past Recruiting Classes
Class of 2013
|Dwight Coleby||6'-9"||C||Piney Woods (MS)||HS||Signed|
|Janari Joesaar||6'-7"||SF||Sunrise Christian (KS)||HS||Signed|
|Sebastian Saiz||6'-9"||PF||Sunrise Christian (KS)||HS||Signed|
|Gian Louis Clavell||6'-3"||SG||Northwest Kansas Tech (KS)||HS||Verbal|
|Jerron Martin||6'-1"||PG||Princeton Day (MD)||HS||Signed|
Class of 2012
|Martavious Newby||6'-4"||SG||Booker T. Washington (TN)||HS||Signed|
|Anthony Cortesia||6'-9"||PF||Montverde Academy (FL)||HS||Signed|
|Marshall Henderson||6'-3"||SG||South Plains JC (TX)||JC||Signed|
|Jason Carter||6'-8"||PF||Chipola JC (FL)||JC||Signed|
|Derrick Millinghaus||5'-11"||PG||Believe Prep (NC)||HS||Signed|
|Terry Brutus||6'-6"||SF||Massanutten Military (VA)||HS||Signed|