Kentucky's close loss to UCLA will be Villanova's gain, as the Wildcats will return to where they finished the season -- ranked No. 1 in the nation. Josh Hart led Nova with 16 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists for his first career triple-double, leading No. 2 Villanova to an 88-57 victory over Saint Joseph’s on Saturday. Hart, the preseason Big East player of the year, hit three 3-pointers and made 6 of 10 shots from the field overall. The Hawks (3-4), who lost their fourth straight, led by 27-24 after 14 minutes. Kris Jenkins topped Villanova with 20. Lamarr ... Read More
Quade Green always had a 'Plan A' -- tonight the journey got a lot more clearer -- after the Neumann Goretti point guard became a Kentucky Wildcat. Seeing the Wildcats dismantle Michigan State live earlier this week, made have closed the deal, as Green reportedly woke up Wednesday with a fresh and clear outlook on where he wanted to play college basketball. Quade Green to Kentucky #BBN pic.twitter.com/JPNcPLLcH1— Dennis Chambers (@DennisChambers_) November 20, 2016 Many consider Green to be the best “true point guard” in the class of 2017 -- praising his knack for finding the open man with a ... Read More
Hopefully those in the know don't ruin it for this great kid, but either John Calipari, or Jim Boeheim is sitting at home tonight extremely happy. According to Adam Zagoria & Zags Blog, Green has signed his national letter of intent with either Kentucky or Syracuse. The five-star recruit will not be reveal his choice at Saturday night’s midnight madness event at Neumann-Goretti in South Philly. Zagoria says the school he signed with already knows his intent. The 6-foot-1 Green out of Neumann-Goretti will announce on Saturday night at his school for either Syracuse or Kentucky. Duke, Temple and Villanova, ... Read More
Quade Green may not be the most important recruit in Syracuse history, but this courtship is crucial to the future of a program that hasn't recruited another point guard because of loyalty to Green. This Saturday, in a ceremony at his high school, the five-star point guard will announce where he will attend college. Green, a senior guard at Neumann-Goretti High School in Philadelphia, Pa. -- has narrowed his list down to five finalists, including Syracuse, Kentucky, Villanova, Duke and Temple. Carl Arrigale, Green's high school coach, told the Lexington Herald-Leader that Green's choice was between Syracuse and Kentucky. Kentucky ... Read More
This could be just be a formality, but the folks on North Broad Street would love to make a huge impression on Neumann Goretti star point guard -- Quade Green. Top Syracuse basketball target for the class of 2017, Quade Green, will visit Temple this Thursday. https://twitter.com/Matt_Vender/status/790932631122800640 Green, a 6-1 point guard from Philadelphia, is rated the No. 22 recruit in the 2017 class by ESPN.com. Green recently cut his list to five schools -- Kentucky, Duke, Villanova and Temple along with Syracuse. Last weekends trip to Syracuse was Green's second official campus visit. He went to Kentucky two weekends ... Read More
The journey never ends. The San Antonio Spurs waived former Villanova star Ryan Arcidiacono after the team’s final preseason game against the Houston Rockets Friday night, Jabari Young of the San Antonio Express-News reported. Arcidiacono went undrafted after helping lead Villanova to a national championship last season, then signed a two-year-deal with the Spurs. He's likely to end up in the D-League with the Austin Spurs.
This is going to be a game-changing decision. Five-star point guard Quade Green from Neumann-Goretti (Philadelphia) has announced his final five schools via his Twitter account. Green, who was at Big Blue Madness at Kentucky over the weekend, lists Kentucky, Duke, Syracuse and hometown schools Villanova and Temple. He is expected to sign next month during the early period. https://twitter.com/Q_Green1/status/787841819929407489 Green is expected to visit Syracuse for Orange Madness this week. Quade is the No. 22 player overall and No. 3 player at his position in the Class of 2017 by ESPN.com.
It appears that Quade Green wants to pick a school sooner than later according to several reports. While many of the top players in the Class of 2017 may not sign until the spring -- the 6-foot-1 point guard from Neumann-Goretti (PA) High School told Scout.com he plans to sign “early.” Green will visit Kentucky this week (Oct. 14) for “Big Blue Madness” and will also visit Syracuse (Oct. 21) for “Orange Madness.” Green is also slated to be at Villanova’s Midnight Madness event on Oct. 28, and still has planned visits to Arizona and Duke. Green will visit Duke ... Read More
Maybe it's the transfer to IMG Academy or his blazing hot summer, but Top overall recruit and star point guard Trevon Duval just announced that he's reopening his recruitment process. https://twitter.com/DatGuy_Trey/status/783413971369988097 Duval seemed to come away from last weekend’s Late Night in the Phog event at Allen Fieldhouse unimpressed. Duval, a 6-foot-2, 189-pound, five-star prospect from IMG Academy, had trimmed his list to a final nine of Kansas, Arizona, Cal, Maryland, Oregon, Seton Hall, St. John’s, USC and Villanova. Might he make room for the Duke's and Kentucky's of the world?
Quade Green became one of the hottest prospects over the summer, and now the five-star point guard has picked up offers from Duke, Kentucky and Syracuse. Syracuse started recruiting Green well before he blew up during the AAU season, and he's been on the campus several times in the past. Green is visiting Syracuse this weekend, and he will reportedly return on October 21st for Orange Madness. According to Zags Blog -- Green will also take a trip to Kentucky on Oct. 14 for Big Blue Madness, per sources. Kentucky is also in the mix for 2017 point guards Trae ... Read More