Rakeem Christmas to Syracuse
Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim continued to build on his No. 5-ranked 2011 class on Friday by landing ESPNU 100 power forward Rakeem Christmas (Philadelphia/Academy of the New Church). He is the third ESPNU 100 recruit to pledge to the Orangemen this year, following shooting guards Michael Carter-Williams (Hamilton, Mass./St. Andrew's) and Trevor Cooney (Wilmington, Del./Sanford).
While Carter-Williams and Cooney are big-time shooters, Christmas will make an immediate ...
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