Freshmen might be the talk of college basketball this season, but if you are paying attention you are starting to notice that experience counts. The new No. 1 team in the country, Florida, starts a quartet of seniors in Casey Prather, Scottie Wilbekin, Patric Young and Will Yeguete.
about 1274 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
Freshmen have been the talk of this college basketball season, and while the likes of Andrew Wiggins, Jabari Parker, Joel Embiid, and Julius Randle have all been as good as advertised, there have certainly been plenty of surprises as well.
about 1289 days ago | RecruitingNation staff | NCB On The Trail
The Providence Friars announced the signing of three players to National Letters of Intent on Wednesday. ESPN 100 C Paschal Chukwu (Westport, Conn./Fairfield College Prep), ESPN 100 SF Jalen Lindsey (Franklin, Tenn.
about 1379 days ago | RecruitingNation | NCB On The Trail
Yesterday, Jeff Goodman broke down a list of players poised for breakout seasons in college basketball. But those kinds of seasons don't just happen at the college level. They happen all the time in recruiting, too.
about 1391 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
On Thursday, we examined the last 10 national champions in order to determine if recruiters put too much emphasis on potential one-and-done prospects. What we found was that unless those prospects were once-in-a-generation talents like Carmelo Anthony or Anthony Davis, the answer may be yes.
about 1419 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
Three-star senior power forward Ben Bentil (Middletown, Del./St. Andrew's) made a verbal commitment to Providence on Monday, joining a pair of ESPN 100 prospects in center Paschal Chukwu (Westport, Conn.
about 1423 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail
When coach Ed Cooley makes a recruit a priority the percentages are usually in favor of the Rhode Island native. The Friars landed earlier tonight big-time ESPN 100 center Paschal Chukwu (Westport, CT/Fairfield Prep).
about 1455 days ago | Paul Biancardi | 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 1464 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail