Jul 28, 2014, 2:59 PM EDT
Our Raphielle Johnson spent five days at the tournaments out in Vegas last week. Here are his thoughts on them.
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Jul 27, 2014, 10:29 AM EDT
Also some notes on junior college guard Andre Spight and 2015 guard Justin Foreman.
Jun 7, 2014, 9:36 PM EDT
West Virginia now has five commitments in its 2014 recruiting class.
May 31, 2014, 6:46 PM EDT
After being suspended for the entire 2014-15 season by Illinois, Darius Paul is headed to a junior college.
May 21, 2014, 6:36 PM EDT
Former McDonald’s All-American Devonta Pollard will be a Houston Cougar.
May 11, 2014, 9:18 PM EDT
Montana added another perimeter player to the program, announcing the signing of Casper College guard Daniel Nwosu.
May 8, 2014, 11:44 PM EDT
Cincinnati landed two JUCO products Thursday, one of whom being one-time Bearcat Octavius Ellis.
May 4, 2014, 6:59 PM EDT
Baylor’s added another piece to its front court, as it was reported that Lee College forward Deng Deng will sign with the program Monday.
May 1, 2014, 11:59 PM EDT
According to a report 6-foot-2 combo guard Dinjiyl Walker became Oklahoma’s fifth 2014 commitment.
Apr 27, 2014, 1:13 AM EDT
Buffalo added a sixth player to its 2014 recruiting class Saturday, with JUCO guard Rodell Wigginton committing to Bobby Hurley’s program.
Apr 25, 2014, 11:10 AM EDT
Oklahoma State announced the addition of 7-foot-1 center Anthony Allen, who will help improve the interior depth of a team that didn’t enjoy said luxury in 2013-14.
Apr 24, 2014, 4:49 PM EDT
Arizona State lands its seventh newcomer for the 2014-15 season as forward Willie Atwood picked the Sun Devils over Florida State and Iowa.
Apr 23, 2014, 5:23 PM EDT
Former St. John’s commit Darrick Wood verbally committed to attend DePaul on Wednesday.
Apr 20, 2014, 4:50 PM EDT
Houston landed a second junior college transfer Sunday, with Howard College product Eric Weary announcing his decision to commit to the program.
Apr 13, 2014, 4:12 PM EDT
Penn State’s perimeter depth for next season improves with the addition of junior college guard Devin Foster.
Apr 13, 2014, 2:23 PM EDT
Bob Huggins has added some backcourt depth, landing JUCO transfer Tarik Phillip after this guard’s official visit to Morgantown.
Apr 13, 2014, 1:09 PM EDT
Bruce Pearl has landed a junior college power forward capable of helping immediately in Cinmeon Bowers.
Dec 25, 2013, 5:19 PM EDT
Recruiting never stops, even on a holiday. On Wednesday the Washington Huskies received a third commitment in its 2014 class, as 6-foot-5 guard Quevyn Winters announced his decision via Twitter. Winters, who began his college career at Duquesne, is currently averaging 11.5 points and 4.7 rebounds per game at Indian Hills (Iowa) JC. He joins…
Nov 9, 2013, 6:32 PM EDT
With four seniors at the guard position entering the 2013-14 campaign, the Memphis Tigers will have some holes to fill with their 2014 recruiting class. Junior college prospects can help in this regard, as they possess more game experience than the standard recruit and therefore could be better equipped to help a program immediately. On…
Oct 27, 2013, 10:00 PM EDT
After being dismissed from the Cincinnati basketball program in May 2012 for off-court issues, 6-foot-10 forward Octavius Ellis made the move to Trinity Valley CC in Texas in hopes of getting his career back on track. Ellis’ time at Cincinnati wasn’t particularly smooth, with a hand injury and a six-game suspension ultimately leading to his…
Sep 29, 2013, 6:03 PM EDT
With returnees Dominic Artis and Damyean Dotson being sophomores, Houston transfer Joseph Young being a junior (either this season or next, depending upon the result of his request to be granted immediate eligibility) and junior college transfers Elgin Cook and Jalil Abdul-Bassit being juniors as well, the Oregon Ducks don’t lack for depth on the…
Sep 22, 2013, 10:04 AM EDT
At the end of the 2012-13 season Oklahoma State point guard Marcus Smart surprised many who follow college basketball with his decision to return to school for his sophomore season. After winning Big 12 Rookie of the Year honors, Smart had the look of a surefire lottery pick according to many NBA scouts. However that…
Sep 15, 2013, 5:07 PM EDT
While much of the coverage on recruiting tends to focus on players making the move from high school to the college level, the junior college ranks can prove to be quite fruitful for a program. Such has been the case for Florida State over the last week, as the Seminoles have added two highly-regarded players…
Sep 6, 2013, 3:29 PM EDT
Entering their first season as a member of Conference USA, the Old Dominion Monarchs don’t have a great amount of depth in their front court. With leading scorer and rebounder DeShawn Painter (13.0 ppg, 8.4 rpg) having graduated, first-year head coach Jeff Jones was essentially down to two upperclassmen (senior Anton Larsen and junior and…
Aug 30, 2013, 9:22 PM EDT
With one of the program’s best rebounders in Anthony Campbell having graduated, 6-5 forward Markee Mazyck was expected to help Austin Peay on the boards in 2013-14. Unfortunately for both Mazyck and head coach Dave Loos, the Frederick (Md.) CC product failed to meet the school’s academic requirements. As a result, Mazyck will not be…
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