Former Michigan State commit Caleb Swanigan, the No. 9 overall recruit in the 2015 ESPN 100, has decided to join coach Matt Painter and the Purdue Boilermakers after also strongly considering California.
about 858 days ago | Reggie Rankin | NCB On The Trail
At first glance, the 2015 class isn't all that unusual. Duke is atop the class rankings and Kentucky is right behind. But that's when it starts to take a different turn. Of the top 15 players in the ESPN 100, only five committed to what would be considered "blue blood" programs (six if you count Diamond Stone and Maryland).
about 859 days ago | Jeff Borzello | NCB On The Trail
ESPN 100 center Caleb Swanigan committed to Michigan State on Friday over finalists California and Duke. Why he committed: Swanigan, ranked No. 8 in the class, developed a strong bond and trust with Spartans coach Tom Izzo.
about 897 days ago | Reggie Rankin | NCB On The Trail
What do Kansas, Kentucky, Duke, North Carolina, Arizona, Michigan State, Connecticut, Syracuse, Michigan, Ohio State, Louisville and North Carolina State have in common? Yes, they're all among the most prestigious college basketball programs in the country, but they're also among the programs battling it out for the 10 remaining prospects left available in the ESPN 100, eight of whom are among the top 12 ranked players in the country.
about 960 days ago | Adam Finkelstein | NCB On The Trail