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Bama Hammer

Alabama Basketball: 2023 recruiting class updates

Alabama Basketball has seen some significant movement in its 2023 class over the past 48 hours. It added its first transfer portal commitment of the cycle on Tuesday when Wichita State wing Jaykwon Walton pledged to the Crimson Tide. Walton is a 6’7’’ perimeter player with a penchant for scoring, and will help Alabama a […] Alabama Basketball: 2023 recruiting class updates - Bama Hammer - Bama Hammer - An Alabama Crimson Tide Community - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.


Minnesota transfer becomes Lamont Paris’ first portal add for Gamecocks this cycle

The South Carolina men’s basketball team will add former Minnesota guard Ta’Lon Cooper through the transfer portal. Cooper announced a commitment Wednesday to the Gamecocks. He’s the first portal addition …

Ball Durham

Duke basketball: Overlooked freshman announces decision on future

Duke basketball freshman wing Dairq Whitehead has made a decision on his future.  It was the clear reality of the situation that Duke basketball freshman Dariq Whitehead would not be returning to Durham for a sophomore season. That was evident upon his commitment to Duke as well as moments after the Blue Devils lost to […] Duke basketball: Overlooked freshman announces decision on future - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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National CFB expert projects 4-star QB Air Noland Miami football commitment

Adam Gorney the Rivals.com National Recruiting Director projects the Miami football program to receive a commitment from four-star 2024 quarterback Air Noland in an article published on Monday morning titled “Gorney’s predictions: Where will the top 10 uncommitted QBs land?” Rivals ranks Noland as the 232nd-ranked prospect nationally, 33rd in Georgia out of Fairburn Langston […] National CFB expert projects 4-star QB Air Noland Miami football commitment - Canes Warning - Canes Warning - A Miami Hurricanes blog

Writing Illini

Illinois Basketball: Illini gets return commitment from crucial piece

Illinois basketball fans get to load up into the car and take the highway into the Dainja Zone one more season. While the Illini didn’t finish the 2022-23 campaign in an upbeat fashion, the offseason has started with a bang. Even though the transfer portal is a hot topic right now, Illinois fans don’t have […] Illinois Basketball: Illini gets return commitment from crucial piece - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

OU Daily

OU football lands 1st commitment of 2024 in 4-star cornerback Jeremiah Newcombe

Oklahoma landed a commitment from 2024 four-star cornerback Jeremiah Newcombe on Saturday night. Newcombe is the first commit of the Sooners' 2024 class.

Canes Warning

Miami football slight favorite in 4-star 2024 QB Air Noland top 7

The Miami football program is the slight leader according to On3 for four-star 2024 quarterback Air Noland who named the Hurricanes as one of the top seven schools he is considering. The On3 recruiting prediction machine projects Miami with a 21.0 percent chance of receiving a commitment from Noland. Alabama is second with a 12.4 […] Miami football slight favorite in 4-star 2024 QB Air Noland top 7 - Canes Warning - Canes Warning - A Miami Hurricanes blog

Garnet And Black Attack

South Carolina star GG Jackson declares for NBA Draft

Brianna Paciorka/News Sentinel / USA TODAY NETWORK As expected. After just one season with the Gamecocks, star forward GG Jackson will begin the professional chapter of his basketball career. The 6-foot-9, 215-pound freshman averaged 15.4 points and 5.9 rebounds per game, good enough to lead the squad and net him a spot on the SEC’s All-Freshman team. Jackson, who was a one-time North Carolina commitment before spurning the Tar Heels for his home state program, was a five-star recruit and rated South Carolina’s top prospect coming out of high school. Similarly,...

Arizona Desert Swarm

Arizona lands commitment from 2024 3-star Hawaii linebacker Nazaiah Caravallo

@NazaiahCa on Twitter The Arizona Wildcats received some good news on Wednesday night after a busy weekend with recruits visiting the campus. The ‘Cats secured the commitment of 3-star linebacker Nazaiah Caravallo. All glory to God! I have verbally committed to the University of Arizona. Thank you to all my family and coaches for helping me through my journey. ⬇️ pic.twitter.com/JEctRhWyXd— Nazaiah Caravallo (@NazaiahCa) March 23, 2023 Caravallo, who measures in at 6-foot-2 and around 225 pounds, is a very solid pass rusher and edge player. He has great...


What South Carolina’s Justin Stepp said about offseason Florida job interest

South Carolina receivers coach Justin Stepp isn’t going anywhere. Stepp, who’d previously been linked to the vacant receivers coach position at Florida earlier this month, reiterated his commitment to USC …

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Miami basketball long history of transfer guard success under Jim Larranaga

Since his first season as the Miami basketball coach in the 2011-12 season head coach, Jim Larranaga has had key transfer guards leading the team. Although he never played for DePaul, Shane Larkin was part of the Miami 2011 recruiting class after initially signing with the Blue Demons. Larkin became a star and led the […] Miami basketball long history of transfer guard success under Jim Larranaga - Canes Warning - Canes Warning - A Miami Hurricanes blog

Detroit Free Press

Michigan lands commitment from Ohio high school football standout Jordan Marshall

Jordan Marshall, who won the 2022 Ohio Gatorade Football Player of the Year Award at Cincinnati's Archbishop Moeller, has committed to Michigan.       

Detroit Free Press

Ohio football player of the year Jordan Marshall chooses Michigan over Ohio State

2024 four-star running back Jordan Marshall announced his commitment to Michigan Tuesday over Ohio State, Tennessee and Wisconsin.       

And The Valley Shook

“They hate to see greatness, but it is going to keep on coming.”

After nine years, LSU is returning to the Sweet 16 and better things are on the way. “They hate to see greatness, but it is going to keep on coming,” LSU freshman Flau’jae Johnson rapped in her commitment video to LSU. That’s a line from her song featuring Boosie and has been true about the 30-2 LSU Tigers all season. Greatness. That is what the first 30-win season since 2008 is. Greatness. That is what a 23-0 start is. Greatness. That is what the fifth undefeated home record in program history is. Greatness. That is what the first sweet 16 in nearly a decade...

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5-star WR JoJo Trader’s comments re: Miami football out of context

Five-star 2024 wide receiver Joshisa “JoJo” Trader had his comments taken out of context regarding the Miami football program per Rivals.com National Recruiting Director Adam Gorney. Miami is the consensus favorite for a commitment from Trader as listed on most national recruiting websites. The observations about Trader were in the column “Gorney’s Takeaways: OT7 in […] 5-star WR JoJo Trader’s comments re: Miami football out of context - Canes Warning - Canes Warning - A Miami Hurricanes blog

A Sea Of Blue

Former UK recruit Trentyn Flowers commits to Louisville, reclassifies to 2023

Jim Dedmon-USA TODAY Sports Kenny Payne lands his third commitment in the last two weeks. A former Kentucky Wildcats target is taking his talents to the state of Kentucky, but it will be playing for Kenny Payne and the Louisville Cardinals. Rivals reported Friday that top-25 wing Trentyn Flowers has committed to Louisville and will be reclassifying into the 2023 class. This comes one day after Louisville landed former Kentucky signee and Illinois transfer Skyy Clark, so the Wildcats will go up against at least two former recruits when the two Bluegrass teams square off...

Burnt Orange Nation

No. 2-seed Texas opens NCAA Tournament against No. 15-seed Colgate

Reese Strickland-USA TODAY Sports With high expectations entering the tournament, the Longhorns are trying to avoid another first-round upset. Brock Cunningham remembers. As the only holdover from two years ago, the last time the Texas Longhorns won the Big 12 Tournament before getting upset by the No. 14-seed Abilene Christian Wildcats in the first round, Cunningham had that game at front of mind this week. You can watch every March Madness game by signing up for SlingTV. “We won the Big 12 Tournament that year and then thought we couldn’t be touched,” Cunningham...

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Syracuse women’s basketball: guard Olivia Schmitt announces commitment to the Orange

Rich Barnes-USA TODAY Sports The class of 2024 recruit gives the Orange another young two-way guard with high upside. Just days after landing top-ranked prospect Keira Scott, coach Felisha Legette-Jack and the Syracuse Orange women’s basketball team secured its second commitment from the class of 2024. Olivia Schmitt, a 5-foot-6 scoring guard out of the DME Academy (Daytona Beach, FL) announced her commitment to the Orange Wednesday afternoon via Twitter. H ME !! @CuseWBB @Cuse @CuseCoachJack @sludwig5208_sue @KSharkey25 @KhyreedCarter @1on1YourShotOn1...


What the Maple Leafs get in ‘underdog’ NCAA signing Ryan Tverberg

Ryan Tverberg was Toronto’s last pick, and the fifth-last pick overall, from the 2020 draft. Now he has a contract with the Leafs. Jason Bukala writes about the player and what he projects to be at the pro level.


What the Canadiens get in ‘physical’ NCAA signing Jayden Struble

The Montreal Canadiens signed prospect defenceman Jayden Struble out of NCAA Northeastern Wednesday, so our scout Jason Bukala shares his breakdown of the player’s potential.

OU Daily

2025 quarterback Kevin Sperry commits to OU football

Class of 2025 quarterback Kevin Sperry announced his commitment to Oklahoma via Twitter on Monday after receiving an offer on March 9.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Mizzou football lands pledge from 2024 quarterback Daniel Kaelin

COLUMBIA, Mo. - Missouri's Eli Drinkwitz has landed his quarterback for the 2024 recruiting class. Daniel Kaelin, a three-star prospect from Bellevue, Nebraska, announced his verbal commitment to Mizzou on Monday after visiting Columbia this past weekend.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

UM president: Dennis Gates' new contract 'secures him for greater success at Mizzou'

Ahead of Saturday's SEC tournament semifinals, UM System president Mun Choi reflects on Mizzou's long-term commitment to Dennis Gates.

Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

Jim Boeheim’s loyalty: the biggest reason he could never call it quits with the Orange

Mark Konezny-USA TODAY Sports In a new era of college hoops, Boeheim’s career reflected loyalty, commitment, and an unwavering love for his alma mater In the aftermath of the Syracuse Orange’s Wednesday announcement that Jim Boeheim will no longer serve as head coach after 47 seasons with the team, a lot of uncertainty still looms over what happened behind the scenes over what led to the decision. But, one thing does remain a certainty: no one loved ‘Cuse quite like Boeheim. Long coaching careers are nothing new in college hoops, but a long coaching tenure at one...

Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

Syracuse women’s basketball: top-ranked prospect Keira Scott becomes the Orange’s first 2024 commit

Photo by Erica Denhoff/Icon Sportswire via Syracuse lands a big-name guard to begin a promising offseason. The Syracuse Orange women’s basketball team picked up its biggest name yet to add to a now promising young core for the future under head coach Felisha Legette-Jack. Keira Scott, a 6-foot-2 wing who’s currently a junior at Bishop O’Connell High School in Arlington (VA), announced her formal commitment to the Orange on Wednesday afternoon. Scott becomes Syracuse’s first commitment in the 2024 recruitment cycle, and to date ranks as the Orange’s best new...

Kansas City Star

Four-star SF Marcus Adams was nearing UCLA commitment. Then, KU coach Bill Self called

Marcus Adams Jr. thought he had made up his mind. The four-star recruit told The Star he was planning to be a UCLA Bruin … then he heard the phone …

Burnt Orange Nation

Texas has more of a developmental imperative than a QB competition

Scott Wachter-USA TODAY Sports Officially, spring practice on the Forty Acres will feature an open competition between Quinn Ewers and Arch Manning. But that’s not the most important storyline to follow. The exact moment when Texas Longhorns head coach Steve Sarkisian made clear his commitment to Quinn Ewers as the immediate future of the quarterback position in his program is difficult to discern precisely. Perhaps it was when Sarkisian opted against benching Ewers during a 19-of-39 passing performance with three interceptions in last October’s 41-34 loss to...

Roll 'Bama Roll

Alabama Hoops lands major commitment: 4-Star Combo Guard Kris Parker is coming to the Capstone

Crimson Tide land another athletically- gifted, ball-handling wing with a great stroke. I know you’re sad like me about the career of Brandon Miller drawing to a close. Long, athletic wings that get after it on both ends of the floor and can score from every level of the court, even as they create their own shot, are a very rare commodity. Where do you find a guy that can help soothe that kind of loss? How about picking up the No. 20 swing-guard in the country, 4-star Kris Parker? 2023 4⭐️ Kris Parker tells me he has committed to Alabama and Nate Oats.Parker is a long,...

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