What do the commitments of Ahmed Hill and Marial Shayok mean for Marquette in the RecruitingNation class rankings? Which conference needs to step it up?
SEC LSU Jalyn Patterson PG Alpharetta, Ga./Montverde AcademyHT: 6-1 WT: 170Class of 2014Positional Rank: 40Stars: 3Ben Simmons PF Melbourne, Australia/Montverde AcademyHT: 6-9 WT: 230Class of 2015Positional Rank: 2Stars: 5ESPN 60: 4Big East Marquette Ahmed Hill SG Augusta, Ga.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Basketball is a global game, and that was apparent at this past weekend’s Nike Global Challenge. After a spring and summer full of competition with the Nike EYBL circuit, the Nike Skills Academies and the Peach Jam, 40 of the top U.
READING, Pa. -- The Hoop Group opened the July evaluation period in its customary fashion: by hosting one of the biggest exposure basketball camps in the United States with more 800 campers converging on Albright College this week for session II of the Hoop Group Elite Camp.
Minnesota first-year head coach Richard Pitino has been working night and day trying to sell a new era in Golden Gophers basketball. It’s a battle he is fighting on several fronts, simultaneously trying to connect with his new team, re-engage a jaded fan base and redefine his program on the recruiting front.
This was a particularly busy week on the northeast recruiting front, thanks in large part to the June 15th date which began the period when college coaches were permitted to directly contact perspective student athletes for the first time.