Tweet It’s been like Oprahs favorite things in Durham the past week with everyone getting an offer, first Austin Nichols, then Marcus Lee, now K and Company have offered a scholarship to Allerik Freeman, a 6’3 junior guard, and also Ishmail Wainright a 6’5 small forward. With Olympic commitments coming up soon for the staff it makes sense to cast the nets early and often, and follow-up and hopefully land a few commits soon.
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Tweet This past week Duke has shaken off the residue of recruiting loses and offered a couple of 2013 PF prospects. The latest Marcus Lee is a 6’9 long and lanky player out of Antioch, California the coaching staff recently watched young Lee at the Nike EYBL. According to Clint Jackson, “Coach K loves Marcus Lee’s defense and thinks he’s versatile enough to guard 3s and 4s. The Duke coach thinks he can make immediate impact.” Lee has a serious motor and passion for the game and defense, he’s a cleaner, and can take shots from opponents and that would [ Read More ]
Tweet College Basketball: No.1 and No. 2 Players Exclusive School Announcements on ESPNU Signing Day Special On Wednesday, April 11, at 7:30 p.m., ESPNU will air its sixth annual college basketball ESPNU Signing Day Special, hosted by Dari Nowkhah. The 90-minute show will include the exclusive announcements of the No.1 and No. 2 ESPNU 100 high school players, in addition to coaching interviews and analysis of the nation’s top classes from ESPN recruiting analyst Paul Biancardi and Dave Telep. The top prospect in the ESPNU 100, Nerlens Noel, is considering Georgetown, Kentucky and Syracuse, while No. 2 Shabazz Muhammad is [ Read More ]
Tweet CBS Sports is reporting per sources that freshman guard Austin Rivers will declare for the NBA Draft and sign with an agent in the very near future. Rivers averaged 15.4 points a game but was never truly able to marry his talents completely with Dukes roster and offense. He was however Dukes most offensively gifted and fiery player on the court.