Posted On: 05/1/22 6:53 PM

April is generally a dynamic month of initial college recruiter evaluations nationwide. College coaches are beginning to evaluate the junior class and sometimes extend offers. 

Much occurred, but these are some observations and notable evaluations from the turbulent, exciting month on the road.

Lipscomb Looks

Japheth Richmond Japheth Richmond 6'6" | PF White County | 2023 State TN (White County) mentioned he was receiving some phone contact from Lipscomb’s coaching staff and Trevecca Nazarene.  Richmond was an All-Star at the 2021 PrepHoopsTN Combine and actually earned Mr. Unorthodox for his versatile, uncommon yet consistent scoring style. The lefty was and is able to operate rather well within 8’.  During the second LIVE Period of April, Richmond was evaluated multiple times by Lipscomb Assistant Coach Kevin Carroll. Trevecca Nazarene Assistant Coach Tyde Coffey maintains consistent communication with Richmond.

Lipscomb Assistant Coach Carroll also spent time watching Team Brandan Wright 17u at the same venue in Louisville, Kentucky mid-April. TBW is playing their first 17u season, after primarily competing as an elite girls basketball program for years.  The program featured some nice, young age groups, but this is the big boy’s world and TBW put together a decent roster of players. 

Team Brandan Wright 17u Roster (Likely

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