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Mississippi Forward gets 12th offer from Iowa State

A 2018 Mississippi High School basketball player picked up an offer from Iowa State today. Go "Inside" to learn more about the player and his connection to one of ISU's basketball coaches.

Basketball recruiting is in a full court press across the country, allowing one young man in Mississippi to pick up an offer from Iowa State today.

Canton Mississippi 2018 Forward Javian Fleming confirmed with Monday evening that he indeed received an offer today from Iowa State.

“Yes sir I got my 12th offer today from Iowa State,” Fleming said. “Coach William Small is recruiting me for Iowa State. He is a really great guy, very easy to talk to. He is from Mississippi, he played JUCO ball with my Uncle at Holmes Community College. I really enjoy talking to him.”

Fleming, a 6-foot-8 ½ inch forward, currently has 12 offers going into his junior season. According to Fleming he has offers from Kennesaw State, Cincinnati, ULM, UAB, Jackson State, Stephen F. Austin, Mississippi Valley State, Middle Tennessee, Auburn, Alabama, Southern Mississippi and Iowa State.

Fleming definitely plans on taking an official visit to Ames, Iowa.

“I definitely want to take an official visit there,” Fleming said. “I look forward to getting to know Coach Prohm and keep building a relationship with Coach Small.”

According to Fleming, everyone is even so far in his recruitment.

“I really don’t have an early favorite,” Fleming said. “I hope to make a decision before my senior season, if I’m not ready then I will probably wait until after the season is over, but hopefully before.”

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