1-on-1 With Class of 2017 PG Lagarious White

Gene's Page talks one-on-one with class of 2017 point guard prospect Lagarious White of Ridgeland (MS) High School.


  • Name: Lagarious White
  • Classification: 2017
  • High School: Ridgeland (MS) High School
  • Position: Point Guard
  • HT: WT: 5-foot-9, 145
  • Ranking: NR
  • Schools Of Interest: LSU, Memphis, Mississippi State, Northwestern State (LA), Ole Miss, Southern Miss, Tulane

  • How have you improved your game since last season?
    "I have become more athletic. I'm a better shooter. I'm trying to become a point guard. I'm a scoring point guard right now. But I want to become a better point guard because I will play point in college."

    I know that college coaches can't call you due to you being a sophomore in high school but do you know which schools are looking at you?
    "I have heard from my coach that Mississippi State, Ole Miss, Southern Miss, Memphis, LSU, Northwestern (State) and Tulane have showed interest."

    Do You plan on visiting any colleges this year and check out their basketball programs? If so, which ones?
    "Yes sir, I plan on doing that this year. I plan on visiting all of the Mississippi schools, Mississippi State, Ole Miss, Southern Miss, those schools. I'll try to schedule them around my basketball season."

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