Reynolds Still Listing Four

Scott Reynolds is trying to prove to coaches that he can play the point, but there's one thing that he doesn't have to show anyone: That he can shoot. The junior guard from Virginia is one of the top scorers in the class.

Scott Reynolds hears the whispers. He knows exactly what the coaches are saying.

``Can he play point guard?"

Well, the 6-foot, 185-pound Herndon High (Va.) junior is doing his best to silence the critics while running the show for the first time since the seventh grade, when he was back in Illinois.

Let's be honest, though. Even if Reynolds becomes a point guard, he's not going to be a set-up guy. He's got a scorer's mentality – and all you need to do is look at the school-record 43-point outburst against nationally ranked DeMatha (Md.) for proof.

Reynolds knocked down 7-of-17 shots from beyond the arc and was 14-of-28 from the field overall. He also scored 30 against Potomac despite missing the first half because he had a previous bible study engagement. Reynolds is averaging 34.5 points per game, but more importantly, his team is 8-2.

Reynolds, known more as a deadly outside shooter, has added something to his offensive arsenal this year.

``I'm averaging about six threes a game, which isn't that much for me," Reynolds said. "The rest are pull-up jumpers and that's the big thing I added to my game."

``I know what the coaches say about me not being able to play the point," he added. "But nobody's really gotten a chance to see whether I could play it before, but now I'm getting a chance and I don't think there's much of a question anymore because I'm doing well."

Reynolds could still be a few months away from making his decision, but he's got four schools that currently stand above the rest: Oklahoma, Michigan, N.C. State and Maryland. Reynolds has taken unofficial visits to all four of them except for Maryland.

``I want to go somewhere where it feels like home," Reynolds said. "I don't want to go somewhere that I feel like an outsider."

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