Is Jonathan Kuminga Eligible for the G League?

Jonathan Kuminga who played his last season at The Patrick School in New Jersey and is currently ranked #1 in the class of 2021 but will more than likely reclassify when he announces his commitment. A commitment should come soon and Kuminga has his options narrowed down, with a finalist that will become common for a lot of top recruits in the future. Kuminga announced … Continue reading Is Jonathan Kuminga Eligible for the G League?

What Oklahoma State’s Postseason Ban Means for the Rest of College Basketball

One week ago the NCAA came out with the penalties for the Oklahoma State basketball program. As I wrote, in Oklahoma State Receives Postseason┬áBan, this is very heartbreaking for the Pokes, but they might not be the only team. Several schools, like Oklahoma State, face NCAA violations for coaches accepting bribes. The question is will the NCAA hit them as hard as they hit the … Continue reading What Oklahoma State’s Postseason Ban Means for the Rest of College Basketball

Oklahoma State Receives Postseason Ban

Following an NCAA investigation regarding an Oklahoma State basketball associate head coach accepting bribes, it has been announced that the NCAA will hit the Pokes with a 2020-2021 postseason ban. Other penalties include three year probation, a three scholarship reduction through the 2022-2023 season, and a 10,000 dollar fine. As I wrote in an article last week about the Pokes primed to bounce back, this … Continue reading Oklahoma State Receives Postseason Ban

Big East Way-Too-Early Preseason Rankings

The Big East has always been one of the best conferences in the country. This year will be no different, the conference brings back UConn who was once a dominant Big East team and is once again on the rise. The returning talent despite the loss of prolific scorers Markus Howard and Myles Powell is still high. With some questions about who will be returning … Continue reading Big East Way-Too-Early Preseason Rankings

Moussa Cisse Recruitment Breakdown

Moussa Cisse recently announced his decision to reclass from the class of 2021 to the class of 2020. The 5-star is ranked number 9 in the class of 2020 and plans to announce his commitment next week. Cisse is down to a final six of, Kentucky, LSU, Florida State, Georgia, Memphis, and Georgetown. With a decision coming it seems like LSU is the heavy favorite … Continue reading Moussa Cisse Recruitment Breakdown

Pokes Primed to Bounce Back with Strong Recruiting Class

Oklahoma State hasn’t been ranked since 2015 and hasn’t reached a Sweet 16 since 2005, a team typically towards the bottom of the pack in the Big 12. A 9th place finish in 2019 and 8th place in 2020 isn’t what the Cowboys are accustomed to. Despite the poor seasons recently in Michael Boynton’s first 3 seasons, they still finished above .500 this past year … Continue reading Pokes Primed to Bounce Back with Strong Recruiting Class

Class of 2021 3 Star Sean Durugordon Talks Recruitment

Sean Durugordon recently announced his plans to transfer from Canterbury School to national powerhouse, Putnam Science Academy, to complete his high school career. Standing 6’6″ with a 7 foot wingspan, he provides great versatility and can play 1-4. Durugordon is currently a 3 star on rivals.com and just landed his 18th offer. Sean spoke on his recruitment saying, “All of the schools involved are pretty … Continue reading Class of 2021 3 Star Sean Durugordon Talks Recruitment

Top JUCO Prospect El Ellis Talks Recruitment

Top-rated JUCO guard El Ellis currently holds 20 offers and that number will definitely grow. The class of 2021 guard played his freshman season at Tallahassee Community College where he averaged 14.5 points per game shooting 45% from the field in 33 games. The JUCO level allowed Ellis to become a high major prospect and a priority for many schools. “JUCO gave [him] another opportunity … Continue reading Top JUCO Prospect El Ellis Talks Recruitment

Transition Back to Big East Fires Up Former Husky

College basketball has had a completely different feel to it the last 5 years after UConn won their 4th National Championship in 15 years. The Huskies lost arguably the greatest coach of all-time, Jim Calhoun, but were able to win a National Championship with the majority of his players. Most fans will come to UConn’s defense and blame two things for UConn’s downfall these last … Continue reading Transition Back to Big East Fires Up Former Husky

The New World of Recruiting – Interview w/ James Graham III

Throughout one of the world’s largest pandemics ever, student-athletes along with coaches are forced to improvise and experience a whole new form of recruiting. Building a bond with a coaching staff might be the most important thing for some recruits but not being able to have face-to-face conversation or visit the school makes this process a lot harder. 2021 prospects were set to play AAU … Continue reading The New World of Recruiting – Interview w/ James Graham III