Up in New Hampshire, the Union Leader has an impressive feature on Tar Heel signee Rashad McCants.
His name is Rashad McCants and he will take your breath away. He is 6-foot-3 with a 200-pound body sculpted from granite. He has the wing span of a man six inches taller and, as they say, mad hops ...
"He strikes me as a mini-Jerry Stackhouse," said high school scouting guru Tom Konchalski. "Very strong, very athletic. His greatest improvement in his two years at New Hampton is that he's become a better perimeter shooter."
Michael Kruse, of Basketball America, reports on senior center Damion Grant, who has committed to UNC, at the National Prep School Invitational.
"I know there are a lot of expectations on me," the affable big man said Sunday night. "When I sit and think about it, I sometimes say to myself, 'This is going to be a big jump for me.' A very big jump.
"I'm going to have to bust my ass, and I have no problem with that. I want to be a part of the Carolina basketball tradition."