The college basketball early signing period began on Wednesday, but all three Indiana commitments opted to wait and hold their signing day ceremonies Thursday. Marion guard James Blackmon Jr. will sign at his school at 11:30 a.m. today and guard Robert Johnson of Benedictine High School in Chesterfield, Va., will sign at 3 p.m. at [...]
When James Blackmon Jr. scheduled his college announcement for halftime of Thursday’s Louisiana Monroe-Troy football game on ESPNU, he figured he would be using that to commit to Kentucky. He had narrowed his choices to the Wildcats— his father’s school and a recruiting superpower under coach John Calipari — and Indiana, the school he had [...]
Per multiple reports, the first coming from Paul Biancardi of ESPN, Max Hoetzel, a 6-foot-7, 210-pound swingman from Wilbraham and Monson Academy in Massachusetts, has committed to Indiana. Hoetzel, a teammate of former IU target Goodluck Okonoboh, mostly had offers from mid-major West Coast schools including Cal Poly, Loyola Marymount, Pacific and San Diego as [...]
James Blackmon Jr., the Marion guard who was committed to Indiana for three years before de-committing this summer, posted on his Twitter account on Wednesday that he will take a visit to Indiana this weekend. Blackmon is also considering Kentucky and Michigan among others and visited Kentucky for Big Blue Madness last weekend.
Devine Redding, a 5-foot-10, 200-pound tailback from Glenville High School in Cleveland, has been verbally committed to Indiana for a few weeks, he said Sunday. Redding didn’t have any other scholarship offers, he said, but that he had been in contact with most of the teams in the Big Ten, especially Michigan State. However, Indiana [...]
Beavercreek High School plays in one of the best conferences in the football-mad state of Ohio. According to coach Scott Clodfelter, the Great Western Ohio Conference Central Division boasts 45 alumni playing at Division I schools. It stands to reason, then that many of the players who enter the conference presume a scholarship to be [...]
Per multiple reports, including this one from Alex McCarthy at 247Sports.com, Marion guard and former Indiana commit James Blackmon Jr. will announce his college decision on Oct. 22. Indiana has continued to recruit Blackmon since his de-commitment over the summer and he has narrowed his options to Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan and Kansas. He has taken [...]