The holiday season is a busy time for college basketball recruiters. About a month into the season, and only a couple of weeks removed from the early signing period, recruiting lists tend to be regenerated as coaches learn new things about their team and move on to new prospects.
about 8 days ago | RecruitingNation | NCB On The Trail
Arizona head coach Sean Miller has the Wildcats off to terrific start, as they are currently ranked No. 2 after winning the NIT Season Tip-Off by knocking off No. 10 Duke. Expect this trend by the Wildcats to continue because Miller has consistently added four- and five-star recruits to the roster since taking over at Arizona for the legendary Lute Olson in April 2009.
about 14 days ago | Reggie Rankin | NCB On The Trail
Why he committed: Stanley Johnson (Santa Ana, Calif./Mater Dei) has developed a close relationship with Sean Miller and the Arizona staff through the years. He has been to the campus a few times and it was always thought amongst the scouting community that the Wildcats would be there in the end.
about 33 days ago | Joel Francisco | NCB On The Trail
With seven ESPN 100 commitments in as many days, the last week has been incredibly busy on the recruiting wire, but the best could still be yet to come with Reid Travis, Cliff Alexander, Jahlil Okafor and Tyus Jones all likely to make decisions in time to sign during the early signing period, which begins next week.
about 41 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
The subject of positions has become a hot topic of basketball at all levels, with the same questions being asked all the way from the NBA down to the youth levels. Are traditional positions still relevant?
about 69 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
The power forward position has traditionally been a player with a combination of size and strength who can score in the paint. Specifically, the “four man” plays in the high post facing the basket or in low post with his back to the basket scoring, passing and using his dribble.
about 107 days ago | Paul Biancardi | NCB On The Trail
One of the lasting themes of the Class of 2014 has been the perpetual rumors of package deals, and yet as we get closer to and closer to November’s early signing period we’re still waiting for the first to come to fruition.
about 111 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
Big Ten conference Ohio State Mickey Mitchell SF Plano, Texas/Plano West HT: 6-foot-6 WT: 210 pounds Class of 2015 Positional Rank: 31 Stars: 4 ESPN 60: 31 Big East conference Seton Hall Angel Delgado PF Troy, N.
about 118 days ago | RecruitingNation | NCB On The Trail
It was an incredibly busy weekend of action on the recruiting front, not just because of the series of high-major commitments, but also because of trimmed lists, scheduled visits, and scholarship offers, all of which have the potential to create multiple ripples on the pending domino effect.
about 120 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
ESPN 100 power forward Craig Victor (New Orleans/Findlay Prep) committed to Arizona on Saturday over offers from LSU, Oklahoma State and Kansas. This is a marquee pickup for coach Sean Miller because Victor has the talent and leadership to contribute immediately upon his arrival in Tucson, Ariz.
about 123 days ago | Reggie Rankin | NCB On The Trail