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 firstContinue 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 onContinue reading “Class of 2021 3 Star Sean Durugordon Talks Recruitment”

Interview with St. John’s Recruit Vince Cole

When asked about what St. John’s fans what they can expect from him in the 2020-2021 season Vince Cole says, “St. John’s fans can expect a complete basketball player that works hard”. Vince Cole is a name that you may not recognize now, but come time for the season I can assure you he willContinue reading “Interview with St. John’s Recruit Vince Cole”

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 andContinue reading “Top JUCO Prospect El Ellis Talks Recruitment”

How LJ Figueroa Screwed St. John’s

Back in March LJ Figueroa declared for the NBA draft. It was understood by many St. John’s fans that the 6’5″ wing was doing this to test the waters, get feedback from NBA scouts, and then return back to school for the 2020-2021 season. Not only did the fans think that LJ Figueroa would beContinue reading “How LJ Figueroa Screwed St. John’s”

Iona’s Dylan Van Eyck Shares Thoughts On Upcoming Season

A new era of Iona basketball is about to begin. In March, Iona signed Rick Pitino to be their next head coach and he is bringing in 8 new players for the 2020-21 season. It’s safe to say the team will look very different next season with the new players and coaching staff. That beingContinue reading “Iona’s Dylan Van Eyck Shares Thoughts On Upcoming Season”

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’sContinue reading “Transition Back to Big East Fires Up Former Husky”

Tough Time to be Patrick Ewing

Patrick Ewing might be the single best thing about Knicks basketball when you look back at the history of the franchise.  The Hall of Famer played for the Knicks for seventeen years, was an eleven time all-star, and was named an All-NBA player seven times.  Ewing is also a two time gold medal winner, earningContinue reading “Tough Time to be Patrick Ewing”

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 processContinue reading “The New World of Recruiting – Interview w/ James Graham III”

MAAC Basketball Preseason Power Rankings

The MAAC is a conference that you should start paying attention to. If you’re a fan of uptempo basketball with lots of scoring, you will love watching the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference. These are my MAAC preseason power rankings to give you a glimpse of what to expect if you choose to watch this up-and-comingContinue reading “MAAC Basketball Preseason Power Rankings”