Player Profile Update: Taran Buie

A profile look at upstate guard Taran Buie who played with the Albany City Rocks ...

PLAYER PROFILE UPDATE: Taran Buie

HEIGHT: 6-foot-2

WEIGHT: 170 Pounds

HIGH SCHOOL: Bishop Maginn High School in Albany, New York

AAU PROGRAM: Albany City Rocks in Albany, New York

ALBANY CITY ROCKS PROGRAM DIRECTOR: Jim Hart

CLASS: 2010 (A rising sophomore

ALBANY CITY ROCKS PROGRAM DIRECTOR JIM HART ON TARON BUIE'S INDIVIDUAL GAME: "Taran had a great summer and finished strong. He showed he is one of the best guards in his class. He has so much time too to improve his individual game so it will be interesting to see how his game develops over the next year or two.

"I think he will be good enough to play high division one basketball because his skills are improving and he is very athletic."

EARLY SCHOOLS OF INTEREST FOR TARON BUIE: Taran's list is likely to change from month to month since schools are probing the interest level he might have in their respective programs.

According to Albany City Rocks program director Jim Hart, Virginia, Ohio State, Syracuse, St. John's, Georgia Tech, Xavier of Ohio, Fordham, Providence, and Georgetown are among the schools keeping in touch about Buie's progress as a player.


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