Recruiting Review (01.20.03)

A look at what some of the potential targets for Kansas have been up to this past week.

Marvin Williams - 6'8 PF
(Bremerton High, WA)
Williams has gotten a great deal of press recently, as the Bremerton Knights. For article links and photos, check out his profile

Daniel Gibson - 6'3 G
(Jones, Houston TX)
Gibson had 26 points in a 72-57 win over Kashmere Friday night, and 20 points in the victory over Sterling on Wednesday.

Steven Hill - 6'11 C
(Branson, MO)
Hill will take an official visit to Kansas next weekend and is expected to attend the Arizona game. He has also considering Missouri, Arkansas, and Oklahoma. Last season Hill averaged 20 points, 10 rebounds and 7 blocks per game. Missouri has shown an interest in another potential Kansas post player recruit - Kalen Grimes.

Darnell Jackson - 6'9 PF
(Northwest Classen, Oklahoma City OK)
On Wednesday Jackson racked up 26 points during a loss to Star Spencer. On Friday Northwest narrowly defeated #7 Douglass. Jackson had 14 points and 16 rebounds. An article on the victory can be found

Arron Afflalo - 6'4 SG
(Centennial, Compton CA)
In a recent single digit loss to Leuzinger, Afflalo had 33 pts. Even more impressive, Afflalo scored all of his teams points in the last quarter - all twenty five. Phog Profile

Kalen Grimes - 6'8 C
(Hazelwood Central, Florissant MO)
Over the weekend Hazelwood placed seventh in the Bass Pro Tournament of Champions. Grimes scored 12 in a loss to Kickapoo on Friday, a team ranked #14 nationally by USA Today. According to Prepstars' Eric Bossi, Grimes injured his ankle and was unable to play the rest of the tournament. The team lost to Ash Grove but came back to defeat DeSmet. Looking back to last week, Hazelwood Central defeated Kirkwood on Tuesday. Grimes was held to just six points but also had six blocks. The previous week in a win over McCluer North Grimes had a double-doble with 19 points and 17 rebounds. His stats also included six blocks. Phog Profile Top Stories