Posted On: 07/8/15 9:00 AM

July 8, 2015

A defensive-first point guard, Ernest Jenkins has seen his recruitment ramp-up of late with mixed Division I and Division II interest.

He currently holds no offers, but was able to identify two schools after him the most, and has taken one unofficial visit to date.

“No offers right now, I’ve had a lot of high interest from William & Mary, Radford, Shepherd, a lot of mid-major schools, including UNC-Greensboro and Mount St. Mary’s. I would say Shepherd and William & Mary are after me the most,” said Jenkins.

“I’ve also taken an unofficial visit to Bowie State, that went pretty well. I got up and down with the guys, played a lot of pickup, they ask me to come play with them a lot.”

Unique about the talented 2016 prospect is his defensive approach to the game, he embraces being a lock-down defender. And said he was the energy guy last season as a junior at Bishop McNamara.

“I always guarded the best player and just try to make them uncomfortable. I felt like I brought a lot of energy to the team, especially to the starting five, just getting up and down the floor, getting steals

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