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 2160 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
Editor's note: This is the latest entry in Dave Telep's July Road Trip blog. Throughout the month, Dave will check in each day he's on the road while covering some of the biggest basketball recruiting events in the country.
According to multiple reports, Arkansas head coach Mike Anderson landed a verbal commitment from junior center Trey Thompson (Madison, Ark./Forrest City) on Thursday. The 6-foot-9 Thompson was garnering interest from Florida, Memphis, Florida State and Mississippi State.
about 2248 days ago | RecruitingNation | NCB On The Trail
This week's Friday notebook includes a continuation of the Aaron Gordon/Blake Griffin comparison, how Kentucky's recruiting class made history again, which underclassmen visited Duke and Michigan State and much more recruiting news.
Junior point guard Anton Beard (North Little Rock, Ark./Parkview) is no longer committed to Missouri. Beard announced the decision via his Twitter account. "Me and my family have decided to reopen my recruitment and uncommitted from the Missouri university," Beard wrote on Wednesday.
about 2347 days ago | RecruitingNation | NCB On The Trail