Spring Recruiting Roundup: Offer Monday Recap, Commits, Visits & More

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Maryland/D.C.

Posted On: 04/24/18 5:00 AM

This is always an interesting time of year, as there are a lot of things going on during the live period. While the college coaches are finally able to attend AAU games, players are looking to make an impression in any way possible. With each week this spring, we are going to take a look at the latest recruiting news from DC, Maryland, and Virginia.

BREEDING TO WILKES

Osbourn ’18 forward Donovann Breeding committed to Wilkes last week. Breeding is a great get for them, and should be able to contribute right away.

MIKE BROWN TO MT. OLIVE

Handley ’18 guard Mike Brown committed to Mt. Olive last week. He was a standout on the grassroots circuit with EG Premiere last summer.

SHERWYN DEVONISH PICKS MORGAN STATE

Wise ’18 guard Sherwyn Devonish committed to Morgan State last week. The Bears should benefit immediately from his skill set, shot making and pure scoring ability.

FORMER NORTH POINT STAR COMMITS OT THE MOUNT

Jalen Gibbs has transferred from Drake to the Mount. This comes after the coaching change at his former school.

LINCOLN LANDS TERRENCE GIBBONS

Wise ’18 forward Terrence Gibbons committed to Lincoln last week. He is a great fit for the D2 level given his athleticism and size at close to 6-foot-7.

KRISHNAN TO CCSU

Proctor Academy ’18 guard Ian Krishnan committed to Central Connecticut State on Sunday. He will bring toughness on defense and shot making ability to the next level.

LAWSON TO THE MOUNT

Eastside ’18 post Luke Lawson committed to Mount St. Mary’s State las weekend. He was one of the best available players in the state, and a sleeper.

CATHOLIC GETTING A STEAL IN MULQUIN

Will Mulquin picked Catholic over Carnegie Mellon. Steve Howes is getting a hard worker who can stretch the floor consistently at 6’5.

OKAFOR TO LONGWOOD

Former Eleanor Roosevelt standout Gus Okafor committed to Longwood last week. This comes after a prep year at Massanutten.

ST. MARY’S SECURES SPOONER

St. John’s ’18 wing Zachary Spooner committed to St. Mary’s last week. He will be a great fit for that program.

WILL TURGEON COMMITS TO CATHOLIC

Gonzaga ’18 guard Will Turgeon committed to Catholic last week. This is the second get for Steve Howes from the WCAC this season, and a good one too.

NEW OFFERS/KNOWN VISITS

Team BBC/St. Frances ‘20 PG Ace Baldwin from Rhode Island

Loaded 804/LC Bird ’19 guard Jamon Battle from CCSU

TRGR/Collegiate ‘19 forward Robbie Beran from George Mason and William & Mary

Team Melo/Dulaney ‘21 guard Ryan Conway from TCU

MAS/Wakefield ‘18 wing Amari Cooper from Coppin State

Team BBC/Calvet Hall ‘19 guard Logan Curtis from ECU

Ryken ‘18 forward Lelan Eackles will visit Bowie State on April 28.

Loaded 804/Blue Ridge ’19 post Jaden Frazier from CCSU

MAS/John Carroll ‘19 forward Yavuz Gultekin took an unofficial to Georgetown

Saint James ‘18 guard Amir Harris from Nebraska and California

Team Takeover/Paul VI ‘19 guard Anthony Harris from Seton Hall and UConn

Boo Williams/St. Christopher’s ‘19 SG Gibson Jimerson from Lehigh. They were in to see him during the week. Michigan is reportedly also expressing interest.

Bishop O’Connell ‘18 PG Xavier Johnson offered by Pitt and Ole Miss. Took unofficial to Pitt on Monday. Might take officials to South Carolina and Ole Miss.

Boo Williams ’19 wing Mekhi Long from St. John’s, USF, Murray State, VCU & Seton Hall

Hargrave guard Trey McGowens from Pitt

Team Melo ‘19 guard Johnathan McGriff from Minnesota

Team Thrill/Glenelg Country ‘19 post Chase Paar from Towson 

MAS/Oakdale ‘19 guard Collin Schlee from Bucknell

Team Durant/St. Andrew’s ‘19 guard Colin Smalls from Stony Brook

MAS/Goretti ‘19 post Abdou Tsimbila from NJIT, Coppin State, and George Mason

Pallotti ‘18 wing Amir Warrick from Chestnut Hill

Team BBC/Perry Hall ‘19 forward Anthony Walker from Rhode Island

6th Man/O’Connell ‘19 forward Charlie Weber from Loyola (MD)

Team Thrill/Dunbar ‘20 forward Jamal West from IUPUI 

6th Man/O’Connell ‘19 wing Kamari Williams from Quinnipiac & UNCG

Team Thrill/B-CC ‘20 guard Elijah Wood from Long Beach State 

Bullis ‘18 guard Lincoln Yeutter will take an unofficial visit to Holy Cross on April 25

Team Takeover/DeMatha ‘19 guard Jahmir Young from ODU, Bucknell & JMU