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Posted On: 04/6/18 7:18 PM
Harrisburg 2018 shooting guard Isaiah Saulsberry was one of the best scorers in southern Illinois all season. On Friday afternoon the wing made his college choice committing to attend Maryville. Saulsberry broke down why he chose the D2 out of St. Louis.
“Everything about Maryville just felt right. All of the coaches and players are great people to be around.”
He noted that the coaching staff at his new home played a huge role in this decision.
“The relationship that I have with the Maryville coaches is one that will last a lifetime. They care so much about their players and make them feel at home for sure. Coach Strick is a guy that is hungry. He wants to win. I love that about him.”
How will he be utilized at Maryville?
“They see me as a guy that can penetrate and also shoot the ball.”
He averaged over 21points per game as a senior. Saulsberry is a big time perimeter shooter with a smooth looking stroke from deep. Quality athlete that can score off the bounce as well. He ran with the Illinois Bears on the travel team circuit. Saulsberry is the #51 player in the final PrepHoopsIllinois 2018 Rankings.