West Coast 2008 List: Point Guards

True point guards are getting harder to find, but the 2008 West Coast class has a few players who have a chance to be outstanding. Here's our early list for the top guys in the west...

The point guards in the West Coast class of 2008 look like they could end up being a very good group. Drew and Jennings are two potential elite prospects who might end up among the best in the country. We won't rank the class until after next summer. For now the list is in alphabetical order.

TOP POINT GUARDS:

Larry Drew, 5-11, Woodland Hills (Calif.) Taft
Nathen Garth, 6-0, Sacramento (Calif.) Capital Christian
Brandon Jennings, 6-1, Compton (Calif.) Dominguez
Malcolm Lee, 6-2, Riverside (Calif.) JW North
Ameer Shamsuddin, 6-0, Portland (Ore.) Benson Tech


OTHER POINT GUARDS OF NOTE:

Duane Bagsby, 5-10, Berkeley (Calif.) High
Jared Dubois, 6-2, Los Angeles (Calif.) Westchester
Cameron Jones, 5-9, Los Alamitos (Calif.) High
Kevin Loyd, 5-9, Las Vegas (Nev.) Bishop Gorman
Ryan Merkle, 5-11, North Hollywood (Calif.) Harvard-Westlake
Jason Pruitt, 5-11, Lakewood (Calif.) Artesia
Derrick Rodgers, 5-11, Rancho Cucamonga (Calif.) Los Osos
Jace Tavita, 6-3, Brighton (Utah) High
Evan Wiley, 5-11, Dublin (Calif.) High
Wendell Wright, Jr., 6-1, Lakewood (Calif.) Mayfair


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