Oluwaseyi Oseni: 6'10", 235 pounds
Center from Rochester, New York, by way of Faith Christian Academy in
Virginia. He provides a strong inside presence. He averages a shade
over 9 rebounds per game and a shade under 5 blocks per game. His offense
is still raw but he has some low post maneuverability. The ACC, Big East and Big
Ten, and several mid-majors are pursuing him. Oseni will attend the ABCD
camp this summer where all eyes will be on him.
Kendrick Price: 6'7", 205 pounds
Small Forward playing AAU ball for Metro Park. A junior and a consensus top 75 small forward that attends Buckingham Browne and Nichols School in Boston. He claims offers from Boston College, Connecticut, Syracuse, Rutgers, Seton Hall, Pittsburgh, Ohio State and Rhode Island. Though still lacking the upper body strength suitable for his frame Price will be one of the more sought after wing players on the east coast.
Kiwan Smith: 6'6", 205 pounds
A Schenectady, NY native playing for Laurinburg Charter Preparatory School in North Carolina. Kiwan transferred from Bishop Loughlin in Brooklyn where he averaged 27 points, 6 rebounds, 11 assists, and 3 blocks per game. He has been reclassified to his junior year (senior for 2005) and is being sought after by Big East and ACC schools.
Around the Big East:
Freshman forward Jerrah Young will be leaving the West Virginia University
basketball program. Young appeared in 21 games for the Mountaineers; he
desired early playing time during his recruiting process, but saw his time
diminish near the end of the season. Young will have three years of
eligibility remaining. The bad news doesn't end there for the Mountaineers
as Freshman point guard Tyler Relph, one of the more highly recruited players on
the team has also announced his intention to transfer from West Virginia
University. Relph played in all 31 games averaging 5 points, 1 rebound,
1.5 assists and a shade under 18 minutes per game. Tyler appeared to be
coming into his own on a young Mountaineer squad which takes a big hit due to
Mike and the Big Dog's LLC