Spotlight on C.J. Miles

One of the most sought after recruits in the 2005 class is C.J. Miles. Miles is an athletic, sweet shooting wing from the Dallas area. He is a top recruit for the Wildcats, as evidenced by the presence of at least one Wildcat coach at each of his games in Las Vegas.

We take a closer look at one of his games in an effort to see what his offensive tendencies are. Below is a shot chart with exactly what kind of shots he took on each attempt.


PTS: 19
FG: 7-14
3-PT: 4-8
FT: 1-1
REB: 2
AST: 4

1. Missed three. 2. Missed three. 3. Missed runner. 4. Made three from corner.
5. Missed three. 6. Made three. 7. Dunk in transition. 8. Swish three-pointer from 21'.
9. Put back and the foul. 10. Made three. 11. Missed pull-up jumper. 12. Missed three.
13. Made leaner with the left. 14. Missed pull-up jumper.


*Very athletic.
*Looks to pass.
*Shot selection was very good.
*Got hot midway through the game.
*Moves well without the ball.


*Did not hit the glass.
*Missed his first three shots.
*Did not get to the line much.


*After early shooting struggles he hit four of his last six three pointers.
*Played a lot at point guard.
*Seemed more confident in his jumper than attacking the hoop. Is clearly more comfortable on the outside.
*Great ball handler.
*Says that not much has changed in recruiting over the past few weeks. Has indicated that he will visit Arizona in the fall.

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