But for some unknown reason, the rest of the country is just now figuring it out.
"Out of all of
the players Ole Miss is bringing in next year, and there are some very talented
ones in Coach Kennedy's class, I really see Terrico
White making the biggest impact next year," added Scout.com's national
basketball recruiting analyst, Dave Telop. "He has a really smooth jumper,
can really take it to the rack, and has the athleticism to create his own shot."
fact, Scout.com moved Terrico from a 1 star to a 3 star when he was inked
by the Rebels, to now a 4 star and a Top 100 national ranking.
As our friend
Dave Telop stated, Terrico has the ability to create his own shot, which is critical
in the SEC, as we have seen many great shooters that simply can not get off their
own shot without a pick or a screen from his teammates. This sometimes can stall
the offense if not run to perfection or if you do not have a low post game.
trait White has that is uncanny is his shooting technique. You will not see a
smoother shot by a freshman entering the SEC next year, period. We would even
go as far to say that he has the best technically sound shot that we have seen
enter the Rebel program in the last 25 years.
When you watch his highlights
below, the camera distance makes it a little hard to get a good close view of
his shot, but it is as pretty as Michael Jordan
flying through the air.
And speaking of flying, another aspect of White's
game that stands out is his jumping ability. As Coach Kennedy said at the end
of the season, "we need more players who can play above the rim."
problem, as there is not a more explosive player who takes it to the rack the
3 Time Mr. Basketball Finalist from the State of Tennessee.
The 3 time
1st Team All-State selection averaged 22 points, 7 rebounds, 3 assists, and 3
steals a game as a junior, and this season he took it up another notch as he came
in with a 27.1 pts, 7.6 rebounds, 5 assists, and 3.5 steals a game clip.
is expected to report to Ole Miss' campus in June.
Ole Miss landed three
players off of ESPN's Top 100 basketball players in the country list for the first
time in school history. To get a view of the list, click
To watch highlights from White's freshman through senior
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