Rusk Picks Mines

2013 ThunderRidge combo guard picks in state DII power.

PrepColorado has learned that ThunderRidge roundballer Zach Rusk has opted to play college basketball at Colorado School of Mines. The 6-3 190 pound Rusk was the top scorer for his 20-6 ThunderRidge squad.

Rusk will be a three year starter going into his senior season. Last season Rusk scored 10.5 points a game and 3.7 assists to go with 5.5 rebounds.

School of Mines is coming off of one of its best seasons and is the defending RMAC champions. Rusk, a combo guard with the ability to defend has the skill set to contribute early for Mines.