History tells us that lurking somewhere at the bottom end of a top-100 prospects list or possibly even outside the list entirely are future college basketball stars. Current college standouts like Trey Burke, Doug McDermott and Seth Curry were all either back-end top-100 prospects or not in the top 100 at all.
The big boys -- the country's elite players -- are headline stealers. With a devoted media following and constant updates from dozens of sites, the latest news on twins Andrew and Aaron Harrison, Andrew Wiggins or Jabari Parker is merely a click away.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The first leg of a three-day December annual rite of passage is in the books after attending the Gonzaga D.C. Classic on Friday. Both members of Villanova's two-man 2013 recruiting class were on display, as well as some of the top young guards and wings in the D.
For the second year in a row, Jay Wright has added pieces to the long-term Villanova basketball puzzle. Wednesday afternoon 6-foot-4 small forward Josh Hart (Washington, D.C./Sidwell Friends) offered his pledge to Wright, joining fellow D.
Labor Day weekend kicks off the college football season. Not to be lost in the shuffle is the unofficial tip-off of the college hoops visit season. The casual fan will have his or her eyes fixed on the field this weekend.
ESPN 100 PF Mike Young plays his high school basketball in New Jersey, but the Pittsburgh native is coming home to play his college ball. After considering several ACC, Big East and SEC programs, Young committed to Jamie Dixon's Pittsburgh Panthers.
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