Posted On: 12/20/18 3:51 PM

Marvin Hughes is electrifying Nashville this season, vaulting McGavock into an unlikely district favorite position.

"Wofford assistant coach came to watch Marvin practice today," shared McGavock High School Head Basketball Coach Paul Childress.

Wofford astutly identified Marvin as an exceptional mid-major prospect with flecks of high-major potential.  In fact, Wofford's best shot with Marvin was and is to get in very early and summon a verbal commitment prior to the 17u AAU season.  Mid-majors can shoo away "bigger" schools with high quality early evaluations.    

Recruiting Fire

Southern Conference power Wofford College sent Assistant Men's Basketball Coach Kevin Giltner to Nashville, Tennessee Thursday.  His main purpose was to evaluate the fourth best prospect in the Class of 2020, Marvin Hughes.

"Kevin Giltner is coaching his sixth season for Wofford and fifth as an assistant coach after serving as DoBO in 2013-2014.  Giltner's primary coaching focus is guard instruction.  How convenient!

Marvin is a guard.   In fact, Marvin is one of the best guards in the state of Tennessee. 

Coach Giltner is an excellent pitchman for Wofford because he also played for Wofford not all that long ago.  Coach Giltner used to be starting guard Kevin Giltner for Wofford.  He

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