Posted On: 11/2/21 9:35 PM

The, not one of, the hottest name in Tennessee is Somto Cyril.

"Somto (Cyril) just finished unofficial to UK," shared EAB Director Mike Couey Saturday evening.  Kentucky Head Coach Calipari and Assistant Coach Orlando Antigua dropped by Chattanooga to see Somto Cyril practice with Hamilton Heights Christian Academy.

Cameron Bell of Independence High was evaluated by Belmont as November opened. This fall other schools dropped by: Alabama Huntsville, Lipscomb, Trevecca Nazarene (D2), Lee University (D2).

Stetson observed Jasen Brooks Jasen Brooks 6'1" | PG Cleveland | 2023 State TN and Alex Hyder Alex Hyder 6'3" | SG Cleveland | 2023 State TN this week, per @CourtneyHoops90.  

Alex Hyder Alex Hyder 6'3" | SG Cleveland | 2023 State TN will take an unofficial visit to Lipscomb November 5th.  Samford will be in to evaluate Alex soon.

Wofford is now in contact with Jasen Brooks Jasen Brooks 6'1" | PG Cleveland | 2023 State TN and Jasen will unofficially visit Tennessee Tech mid-November.

Curtis Givens III Curtis Givens III 6'2" | CG MUS | 2024 State TN added an Ole Miss offer. Nebraska is the latest offer for Givens III.  Earlier in 2021, Givens III added offers from: Illinois, Florida, St. John’s, Georgetown.

Mo Ruttlen played with the Tennessee Tigers.  "Went to [visit] Covenant and Berry College and Centre College," shared Green Hill Head Coach Troy Allen.

Tennessee Tech University sent an assistant coach to visit Cleveland High School.  Jasen Brooks Jasen Brooks 6'1" | PG Cleveland | 2023 State TN and Alex Hyder Alex Hyder 6'3" | SG Cleveland | 2023 State TN this week, per @CourtneyHoops90.   Alex Hyder Alex Hyder 6'3" | SG Cleveland | 2023 State TN will take an unofficial visit to Lipscomb November 5th.  Samford will be in to evaluate Alex soon. Wofford is now in contact with Jasen Brooks Jasen Brooks 6'1" | PG Cleveland | 2023 State TN and Jasen will unofficially visit Tennessee Tech mid-November. Curtis Givens III Curtis Givens III 6'2" | CG MUS | 2024 State TN added an Ole Miss offer. Nebraska is the latest offer for Givens III.  Earlier in 2021, Givens III added offers from: Illinois, Florida, St. John’s, Georgetown. Mo Ruttlen played with the Tennessee Tigers.  "Went to [visit] Covenant and Berry College and Centre College," shared Green Hill Head Coach Troy Allen. Tennessee Tech University sent an assistant coach to visit Cleveland High School.  Jasen Brooks Jasen Brooks 6'1" | PG Cleveland | 2023 State TN and Alex Hyder Alex Hyder 6'3" | SG Cleveland | 2023 State TN are considered the "best’ recruits on Cleveland High.  TTU also watched Grant Campbell Grant Campbell 6'7" | SF Heritage | 2023 State TN , a player who really exploded in the last six months.  You might recall Grant was a top five performer at the PrepHoopsTN Summer Combine. https://www.prephoops.com/2021/08/prephoopstn-combine-evaluations-part-vi/ "I have offers from King and Tusculum as well as several SAC and D2 interests," said Carter Metz Carter Metz 6'1" | PG Dobyns-Bennett | 2022 State TN in a quick Twitter DM exchange. Cade Pendleton Cade Pendleton 6'10" | PF East Hamilton | 2022 State TN took an official visit to the Morehead State University campus. Samford evaluated Cade on Tuesday.  They currently have no verbal commitments in the Class of 2022 and the program is lead by Bucky McMillan, a second-year D1 coach.  The program will play uptempo, much like the identity Coach McMillan rode to much success as the head of Mountain Brook High School in Alabama. Brandon Miller Brandon Miller 6'8" | SF Cane Ridge | 2022 State #18 Nation TN verbally committed to Alabama November 1st. B.J. Edwards confirmed to @PrepHoopsTN he will sign to Tennessee this month. Though his verbal commitment to University of Tennessee is not binding this is not surprising information. Sam Bambrey shared that he intends to take an official visit to Truett McConnell University in the winter. Bambrey took an unofficial visit to TMU to close out October. Chandler Jackson Chandler Jackson 6'5" | CG Christian Brothers | 2022 State #87 Nation TN verbally committed to Florida State.   Amarr Knox Amarr Knox 6'3" | PG Bartlett | 2022 State #212 Nation TN decommitted from University of Memphis.

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