Less hype, more depth with Class of '08
Gordon was involved in a hotly contested recruiting battle between Illinois and Indiana, originally committing to Bruce Weber but then switching his allegiance to Kelvin Sampson when Sampson took over at IU.
Mayo was a high school legend. He had his own Web site since early middle school, was a legend in the state of West Virginia and would have gone directly to the NBA if the eligibility rules were different.
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