Posted On: 09/29/15 4:30 PM

September 29, 2015

After a breakout junior season with Sioux City East, and a summer gaining exposure with All Iowa Attack Nike’s 17U program, sharpshooting 2016 Connor Murrell is no longer a hidden gem.

He recently was extended his first two scholarship offers from NAIA schools Morningside and Briar Cliff, and has a number of Division II programs hot on his trail -- a couple of Division I schools too.

“Some more D2s picked up interest; Northwest Missouri State, Montana State-Billings, Minot State, Wayne State, and then a little bit from South Dakota and Nebraska-Omaha,” said Murrell.

“I would probably say Minot State and Northwest Missouri State are the two schools recruiting me most.”

He’s visited Morningside, Briar Cliff, and Northwest Missouri State, and says he’d like to visit Montana State and Minot State sometime before his senior season starts.

The 6-foot-4 shooting guard credits playing with All Iowa Attack as helping his game improve and his recruitment take off.

“I definitely got a lot of exposure, we played in a lot of tournaments and I played against a lot of kids that made me a lot better,” said Murrell.

“I feel like I shot the ball really well this summer for

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