Venoy Overton Getting Recruited By The Deacs

Venoy Overton is another name that Demon Deacon fans should keep an eye on. DeaconSports.com checked up on him, to find what schools are showing him interest.

After bringing a few guards in the class of 2006 Wake Forest is looking at taking another in the class of 2007. One guard that the Demon Deacon staff is recruiting is Seattle, WA., native Venoy Overton.

The 5-foot-11 point guard is having a solid junior season and is sporting averages of 18 points and five assists per game. Franklin HS has only lost one game in Seattle and is expected to be one favorites when the tournament rolls around.

A number of schools have noticed Overton's improved play and he is starting to receive attention from schools all over the country. Among the schools recruiting him are Wake Forest, Washington State, Washington, Florida State and Arizona State.

Overton told DeaconsSports.com, Sunday night that he has no intentions of making a college decision any time soon. Right now Overton is focused on winning and playing in the playoffs.


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