Tag Archive | Iowa

NRS Mailbag: UK, UNC, Austin Nichols, Tyus Jones

NRS Mailbag: UK, UNC, Austin Nichols, Tyus Jones

By: Josh Paunil
July 11, 2012
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A conversation with star ’14 PG Tyus Jones

A conversation with star ’14 PG Tyus Jones

I got the chance to catch up with class of 2014 star point guard Tyus Jones last night to talk about his recruitment, how his AAU season is going and much more. The Minnesota native has been one of the stars throughout the Nike EYBL this summer and is fourth in scoring with over 20 points […]

PG Matthews doubles his offers, six stand out

PG Matthews doubles his offers, six stand out

Class of 2013 point guard E.C. Matthews had just three offers two weeks ago — Dayton, Rhode Island and USC  — but after a good start in the Nike EYBL with dozens of college coaches looking on, the Michigan native has doubled his number of offers. Arizona, Creighton and Iowa are the latest to offer Matthews, […]

Nike EYBL recruiting news from day one, two

Nike EYBL recruiting news from day one, two

What an event the Nike EYBL is. As we went from game to game at the second session of the EYBL throughout the first two days in Hampton, Virginia, there were star-studded teams everywhere you looked. Future division one basketball players were coming off the bench and multiple teams had a plethora of top-100 prospects. […]

’13 PG Randolph wants to visit SDSU, VCU, USC

’13 PG Randolph wants to visit SDSU, VCU, USC

After class of 2013 point guard Brandon Randolph averaged nearly 20 points per game and over five rebounds a contest last season, he started reaping the benefits in his recruitment. “I’ve gotten interest from USC, Arizona, UCLA, Seton Hall, Texas A&M, Iowa, VCU and Notre Dame,” Randolph told NRS, “and I have an offer from […]

Georges Niang almost didn’t want to return to Iowa

Georges Niang almost didn’t want to return to Iowa

Class of 2012 power forward Georges Niang just wanted to take a closer look at a couple of schools on his list at the time — the University of Iowa and Iowa State — but what he ended up doing was leaving the state of Iowa with a question of whether God was warning him never […]

NBPA Top 100 Camp Recruiting Notes — Part Two

In the closing days of the NBPA Top 100 Camp, we were able to catch up with some of the top prospects in the class of 2012 and 2013 to talk about their favorite schools, their new lists and much more. Check out what guys like class of 2012 center Andre Drummond (#1), class of 2012 […]