Ben-Eze Back In Play

When Frank Ben-Eze shunned offers from the Big East and ACC for Harvard, he made headlines. Now the senior out of Bishop O'Connell is in the news again.

Frank Ben-Eze, a 6-foot-10, 230 pounder out of Arlington (Va.) Bishop O'Connell is about to become one of the prime frontcourt targets on the board in the Class of 2008.

Ben-Eze, originally a member of the vaunted Harvard recruiting class, is no longer part of the Crimson program.

"Frank has de-committed from Harvard and opened his recruitment back up," D.C. Blue Devils head coach Rob Jackson told

When Ben-Eze picked Harvard, he rejected offers from Virginia, Virginia Tech and Marquette. At this stage in the game we'd expect dozens of programs to show legitimate interest in this high academic frontcourt prize.

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