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Posted On: 08/14/20 12:55 PM

Connections and pipelines in college basketball recruitment are constantly evolving over time as coaches develop new relationships and move from job to job. We have seen this happen once again as UC San Diego has all of a sudden taken a real interest in prospects from the Evergreen State. This is no coincidence as Eastern Washington’s former Associate Head Coach Nick Booker has taken an assistant position for the Tritons of UC San Diego. His connection and pipeline to Washington has obviously continued as his new school has dished out offers to multiple prospects from the state. 

Two 2021’s Offered Recently

Within the last couple weeks, two rising seniors have received offers. 2021 6’5 W Kobe YoungKobeYoung6'5" | SFChiawana | 2021StateWA of Chiawana High School picked up an offer two weeks ago. Coach Booker knew of Young from his time at EWU which is just a couple hours away from the Tri Cities area where the 6’5 wing is from. Kobe YoungKobeYoung6'5" | SFChiawana | 2021StateWA is playing with Washington Supreme in the shortened club season. He is a very good athlete that makes plays on both sides of the ball. More than an athlete, Young is also a high level shooter

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