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2016 recruiting

  1. Three-star forward Rapolas Ivanauskas becomes Northwestern’s first 2016 commitment

    Apr 18, 2015, 6:15 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    Chris Collins and his staff have done a good job of recruiting local talent, and they reeled in another player Saturday.

  2. 2016 New Mexico commit Mitch Lightfoot decides to reopen recruitment

    Apr 18, 2015, 5:25 PM EDT

    Craig Neal

    Lightfoot was on the receiving end of offers from Arizona State and Utah before committing to UNM, and the new staff at ASU has already reached out to him.

  3. 2016 shooting guard Mustapha Heron de-commits from Pittsburgh

    Apr 17, 2015, 3:19 PM EDT

    adidas

    Heron, who committed to Pitt back in January 2014, says he will continue to consider Jamie Dixon’s program.

  4. 6-foot-10 big man becomes Michigan’s second 2016 commitment

    Apr 16, 2015, 10:56 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    Michigan won’t lack for big men when Davis arrives on campus in 2016, but that will give him time to develop as a freshman.

  5. 25 players to track on the spring grassroots circuit

    Apr 10, 2015, 5:30 PM EDT

    2014 Under Armour Association Finals

    Here are 25 players to keep an eye on during the spring grassroots season.

  6. High-level 2016 point guard considering move to 2015 with two schools in mind

    Apr 9, 2015, 9:12 PM EDT

    Kelly Kline/Getty Images

    Two ACC programs are hoping to convince the elite point guard to accelerate his graduation from high school, as both have a major need for his services.

  7. Ohio State lands a top 50 Class of 2016 commitment

    Apr 1, 2015, 11:10 AM EDT

    Harrison Heath, Derek Funderburk

    Ohio State landed an impact forward in the 2016 class on Wednesday.

  8. Josh Jackson, No. 1 player in Class of 2016, cuts his list to nine schools

    Mar 26, 2015, 5:35 PM EDT

    2014 Under Armour Association Finals

    Josh Jackson, the No. 1 player in the Class of 2016, is down to nine schools.

  9. New mixtape for high-flying, five-star Class of 2016 point guard Dennis Smith (VIDEO)

    Mar 24, 2015, 9:00 PM EDT

    Kelly Kline/adidas

    Dennis Smith highlights are always a must-see production.

  10. Mixtape for No. 1 in Class of 2016 Josh Jackson is ridiculous (VIDEO)

    Mar 23, 2015, 7:00 PM EDT

    2014 Under Armour Association Finals

    Rarely are high school mixtapes this good. Josh Jackson is a monster.

  11. Gonzaga lands four-star Class of 2016 big man

    Mar 16, 2015, 11:01 PM EDT

    Mark Few

    Gonzaga landed a top-60 big man in the 2016 class.

  12. Washington State lands a Class of 2016 point guard commitment

    Feb 23, 2015, 10:10 PM EDT

    Ernie Kent

    Washington State locked up a point guard they coveted in the 2016 class on Monday.

  13. Elite five-star Class of 2016 shooting guard cuts his list to seven

    Feb 23, 2015, 9:10 PM EDT

    (USA Basketball)

    One of the best guards in the Class of 2016 is down to seven programs.

  14. Four-star 2016 power forward verbally commits to Villanova

    Feb 20, 2015, 12:52 PM EDT

    AP Photo

    6-foot-9 Omari Spellman gives Villanova some size they can definitely use upon his arrival on campus in 2016, as Daniel Ochefu will be a senior next season.

  15. Contender for No. 1 in Class of 2016 cuts his list to eight

    Feb 9, 2015, 7:04 PM EDT

    Harry Giles

    Five-star forward Harry Giles is down to a final eight, an important first step in his recruitment.

  16. Maryland gets a commitment from top-150 point guard in 2016 class

    Jan 26, 2015, 5:00 PM EDT

    Mark Turgeon

    Maryland grabs an impact point guard in the 2016 class.

  17. Four-star 2016 big man verbally commits to Arizona State

    Jan 25, 2015, 9:36 PM EDT

    Herb Sendek, Jonathan Gilling

    Lucas Siewert joins small forward Brendan Bailey as Arizona State’s second four-star verbal commitment in the 2016 class.

  18. Kentucky lands commitment from international Class of 2016 big man

    Jan 25, 2015, 1:21 PM EDT

    (Basketball New Zealand)

    Kentucky is on the board in the 2016 class with a highly-touted big man from New Zealand.

  19. Report: Elite 2016 international big man could decide today between Kentucky, Texas and Villanova

    Jan 25, 2015, 10:10 AM EDT

    (Basketball New Zealand)

    One of the best big men in the 2016 class could decide between three powerhouse programs on Sunday.

  20. Harvard lands commitment from 2016 big man and son of former Pro Bowler

    Jan 18, 2015, 2:45 PM EDT

    Tommy Amaker

    Harvard gets its 2016 recruiting efforts rolling with an emerging big man.

  21. Minnesota lands in-state 2016 top-150 forward

    Jan 17, 2015, 10:00 AM EDT

    Richard Pitino

    Minnesota landed a 2016 commitment on Friday night.

  22. Tennessee lands a 2016 commitment from three-star forward

    Jan 5, 2015, 9:30 PM EDT

    (adidas)

    Tennessee is on the board in the 2016 class with a talented forward.