Tag Archive | Minnesota

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 […]

Rathan-Mayes up to 34 offers, may visit FSU

Rathan-Mayes up to 34 offers, may visit FSU

In 1990, Florida State great Tharon Mayes averaged over 23 points per game for the Seminoles, finishing his career 12th all-time in steals and 18th in scoring. Now, over two decades later, his son, class of 2013 shooting guard Xavier Rathan-Mayes, is taking the recruiting world by storm. “I have around 34 offers,” Rathan-Mayes told […]

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. […]

Perry Ellis staying in Wichita?

Class of 2012 power forward Perry Ellis (#10) has long had the same list of six schools (Kansas, Kansas State, Kentucky, Memphis, Oklahoma, and Wichita State) that’s he interested in, but lately, it seems as though there has been some movement as to who his favorite is. The latest movement seems to involve Wichita State […]