Posted On: 08/22/15 9:00 AM

August 22, 2015

In April it was Colgate, Bucknell, American, Lafayette, and New Hampshire showing interest in St Paul’s 6-foot-1 point guard Zach Bare, things have changed dramatically since.

The talented 2016 recently picked up his first Division I offer, but from none of the original five showing interest. And he’s picked up a whole new group of interested programs.

“I got an offer from University of Maine and I have high interest from Navy, Army and some interest from NJIT. I don’t really have any interest from those five schools that originally recruited me,” said Bare.

Maine offered in early August, and he plans to take an official visit September 10-12. He also recently visited Navy.

“It (Naval Academy) was impressive, I learned a lot about the military side of everything, and their facilities are amazing,” said Bare. “So it was really nice.”

While honing his skills with Maryland 3D this offseason, Bare says he improved in nearly all facets of the game.

“I think as the spring and summer went on I definitely got more comfortable playing with this team offensively,” said Bare. “I shot the ball a lot better, scored the ball a lot better, rebounded well,

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