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April 25, 2013

Friday Updates

A lot of new recruiting information after the first NCAA Evaluation Period of the AAU season.

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2014 Montverde Academy SG D'Angelo Russell a Louisville native and former Central Yellowjacket has recently picked up offers from both Florida and USC. Indiana and Louisville both visited Montverde Academy Tuesday and Georgetown and Ohio State stopped by Wednesday.

Russell averaged 3.0 steals last weekend in L.A. for EYBL Session #1. He also closed out the sessions with an 18 point performance in a 74-50 E1T1 win over the New Jersey Playaz.

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2016 Taylor County G Quentin Goodin picked up his first offer from Northern Kentucky University this past weekend. Goodin is the best freshman in the state of Kentucky and plays AAU with Hoop Dreams 2016.

Northern Kentucky also offered 2015 Knott County Central G Camron Justice later in the week as well. Justice also has offers from Tennessee and UAB. Indiana and Clemson have both shown interest in him as well.

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2013 Owensboro High School F Trey Howard signed and committed to Brescia University on Monday afternoon at a ceremony at his high school.

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2014 Perry County Central F Justin Johnson picked up an offer from Western Michigan on Tuesday. It's his 11th Division-1 offer, NKU, WKU, Southern Miss, EKU and Indiana State are some of the other schools to have offered him.

William and Mary was at Perry County Central to watch Johnson as well as 2016 Perry County Central PG Braxton Beverly on Wednesday. Johnson and Beverly both play AAU with Travelers Basketball 17U.

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2015 Ashland Blazer C Dikembe Dixson picked up an offer from Kentucky Wesleyan. Wesleyan just named Happy Osborne it's Head Coach. Dixson plays AAU with Hoop Dreams 16U.

2013 Madison Central G Ken Jah Bosley was also offered by Kentucky Wesleyan earlier this week. Bosley will also be on a visit to Northern Kentucky this Saturday.

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2015 Newport Central Catholic F Drew McDonald has picked up recent interest from both Samford and Belmont. McDonald already holds an offer from Northern Kentucky University. McDonald plays AAU with Travelers Basketball 16U.

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2015 Holmes PG James Bolden will be taking an unofficial visit to Cincinnati April 30th. Bolden also has started to receive interest from Alabama. Bolden plays AAU with Travelers Basketball 17U.

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2013 Collins F Dez Marshall and PG Buddy Johnson will take a visit to EKU next week, according to Marshall's twitter account. Both have yet to make a commitment.

2013 Paul Laurence Dunbar G William Gary visited Eastern Kentucky yesterday.

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2013 Bullitt East PG Trey Rakes and 2013 Eastern SG Jordan Brangers both committed to Pikeville yesterday. Brangers visited and received an offer from Pikeville yesterday, while Rakes has been a key target for them for a while.

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2014 Henry Clay and Louisville Magic 17U PG Christen Cunningham has recently picked up interest from Depaul and Princeton. Cunningham already sports an offer from Samford.

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6'11" IMG Academy C Darrius Lewis signed with Duquesne. Lewis is a Lexington, KY native and played for Tates Creek as a sophomore and a freshman.

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Kent State started showing 2014 Pleasure Ridge Park F Lamontray Harris interest this week after his performance at the Pitt Jam Fest with the Louisville Magic. They capped it off by offering him on Wednesday. Harris also has an offer from Samford.

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2013 Muhlenberg County F Dakota McKinney committed to and signed with Mid-Continent earlier this week.

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2014 Henry Clay G Jordan Green picked up an offer from Florida International after a strong weekend with the Louisville Magic at the Pitt Jam Fest. Green also has offers from Samford, WKU, EKU, New Mexico State and Manhattan.

2014 Henry Clay F Trey Grundy picked up an offer from Florida International on Wednesday night. Grundy has also started to pick up interest from the University of Southern California.

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Kentucky Wesleyan will host a trio of visitors today. 2013 Hopkinsville G's T.J. Elam and Jordan Majors will both visit. Accompanying them will be former Trinity and current Lee Academy G Charles Foster. All this according to Cole Claybourn of the Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer

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2014 Dixie Heights G Brandon Hatton picked up an offer from Vermont. Hatton also has offers from Samford and Winthrop and plays with the 17U Louisville Magic.

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If you haven't checked it out yet check out the AAU results from this past weekend:

AAU Results

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Finally, I attended the 4th annual Metro Exposure Camp at Iroquois on Wednesday and came away with several prospects from Sessions 1 and 2 (I was unable to stay for session 3.)

Here they are:

Randall Pickett (Southern)
Ruben Gosa (North Hardin)
Jamon Sanford (Moore)
Alex Avery (Fern Creek)
Kyle Dewboys (Southern)
Steven Chambers (Mason County)
Preston Lambrich (Ohio County)
Simon Clifford (DuPont Manual)
Darren Lowrey (Fairdale)
Chase Clark (Marshall County)
Mike Smith (Paul Laurence Dunbar)
Aleksandar Milanic (Morgan County)
Chase Fain (West Jessamine)
Robert Sawyer (Pleasure Ridge Park)
Cameron Tutt (Apollo/Owensboro)

The Metro Exposure Camp was put on by Michael Stinnett and Jeff Morrow and they did a great job getting unsigned seniors more looks from colleges.


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