Umeh Attracts Attention

Shooting guard Michael Umeh averaged 16 points a game last year. Right now, the Hightower standout has a few offers and is receiving attention from some prestigious academic institutions.

Umeh Is A Standout On The Court & In The Classroom

Michael Umeh, a 6-2 guard at Missouri City (TX) Hightower, is hearing from Stanford, Rice, UConn, Georgia Tech, Baylor and a few of the Ivy League schools are pursuing him. Rice has offered, according his Hightower coach Greg Wise.

"He wants to sign early but in terms of going somewhere before school is out, he won't be doing any of that."

Last year, Umeh averaged 16.2 points per game as a junior.


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