WHEELING, W.Va. -- Before the TV cameras roll in Saturday for a pair of nationally televised games, the Cancer Research Classic tipped off Friday night. With two of the nation's finest collections of talent in attendance, the stage was set for a showdown.
ESPN 100 center Karviar Shepherd (Dallas/Prime Prep) inked his official letter of intent on Wednesday with TCU, the school announced. Shepherd was one of three signees for the the Horned Frogs, joining shooting guard Brandon Parrish (Arlington, Texas/Seguin) and point guard Michael Williams (San Antonio, Texas/Reagan).
about 2160 days ago | RecruitingNation | NCB On The Trail
Most big men, like ESPN 100 C Karviar Shepherd (Dallas/Grace Prep), go through a different process than prospects at other positions. It's common for them to be introverted early, almost meek on the floor.
LSU coach Johnny Jones isn't done recruiting for the class of 2012, but that doesn't mean he and is staff aren't already working on the 2013 class. LSU hosted three players ranked in the 2013 ESPN 100 during the weekend when members of the stacked Dallas-based Urban DFW Elite grass roots team made an unofficial visit to LSU on Memorial Day.
about 2329 days ago | Gary Laney | NCB On The Trail