Pointer Gets Up Close Look at Michigan

Winston Salem (NC) Quality Education Academy wing Dominique Pointer traveled to Ann Arbor Sunday for an unofficial visit. GoBlueWolverine caught up with the stock-on-the-rise talent to get the latest on his feelings about the Maize & Blue, his offer status, and more.

Sam Webb:  How did your visit to Michigan go (Sunday)?

Dominique Pointer:  "It was real good. I had a good time.  We just went out to eat and talked to the coaches, communicated, and got to know them.  They showed a little video of how they would play me like Manny Harris… come off screens, midrange jump shots, attacking and kicking."

Sam Webb:  Did you get a chance to see them practice at all?

Dominique Pointer:  "I came in five or ten minutes into practice, but I didn't see a lot because I was talking to the coaches.  I was looking a little bit but pretty much talking to the coaches."

Sam Webb:  What did you think of Coach Beilein?

Dominique Pointer:  "He's a cool dude… nice and humble."

Sam Webb:  Did they talk to you about an offer at all or anything like that?

Dominique Pointer:  "Not yet."

Sam Webb:  Did they talk about what they need to see in order to offer you or anything?

Dominique Pointer:  "Yeah, just my grades (this fall)."

Sam Webb:  Did they talk about coming out to see you any time over the next couple of months?

Dominique Pointer:  "Yeah.  They said when the school year comes in September when they can come and see players and stuff they'll come see me."

Sam Webb:  Who went with you to Ann Arbor? 

Dominique Pointer:  "My mom and my dad came."

Sam Webb:  How do you think they liked it?

Dominique Pointer:  "They liked the facilities.  They seemed like they were really satisfied.  They had a good time."

Sam Webb:  If Michigan offer you, do that move them to the top of your list or they just one of the schools you considering?

Dominique Pointer:  "They close to home, so they going to be up there."

Sam Webb:  Do you have a favorite right now?

Dominique Pointer:  "Naw, I'm open right now."

Sam Webb:  Do you think you might go to on any other visits before you head back down to school?

Dominique Pointer:  "I have no idea."

Sam Webb:  When are you heading back down to Carolina (to Quality Education Academy)?

Dominique Pointer:  "The 15th (of August)."

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