Rising Big Man Snags USF Offer

Deltona, FL power forward Chad Brown has had a terrific spring with his AAU squad, Team Florida Nike and colleges across the country are starting to take notice of the blossoming big man, including the instate South Florida Bulls. USFNation.com caught up with Brown about his recent offer from Stan Heath and the Bulls.

Making a living off his relentless activity on the glass and protecting the rim on the defensive end, 6'8 power forward Chad Brown (Deltona, FL) has seen his stock soar this past year on the hardwood.

The blossoming big man has picked up several offers this past spring and summer, with his most recent offer coming from the instate South Florida Bulls. USFNation.com caught up with Brown for the latest.

"I have offers from UCF, USF, Kansas State, Alabama, VCU , FAU and Murray State and interest from Florida, Florida State, Miami, Virginia, Texas, West Virginia, N.C State, and FGCU," Brown said.

Having several of the instate schools hot in Brown's pursuit, South Florida has made the Team Florida Nike standout a priority and Stan Health's program has Brown's full attention.

"What I like about USF is that they're close to home, they have a great school, a nice basketball gym, and they play great competition in basketball," Brown said.

Those won't be the only factors that will land Brown to his college decision though. When Chad and his family sit down and decide what collegiate school will receive his play making ability on the hardwood, a few other components will lead him to his future destination.

"A college where I can play and is good academic wise," Brown said.

Brown has visits planned for a trio of schools in the Sunshine State next month that include South Florida, Central Florida, and Florida State. He hopes to make a decision by the end of his junior year.

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