2009 Brooklyn Recruit Gearing Up For Big Year

Reporter Mike Sullivan updates a player profile on Rasheem King of Xaverian High School in Brooklyn, New York ...

PLAYER PROFILE UPDATE: Rasheem King

HEIGHT: 6-foot-4

WEIGHT: 178 pounds

HIGH SCHOOL: Xaverian High School in Brooklyn, N.Y.

HIGH SCHOOL HEAD COACH: Jack Alesi

POSITIONS: Small Forward/Shooting Guard,

CLASS: 2009, A Senior

COLLEGE INTERESTS: St. Francis, Rhode Island, Kent State, Manhattan, Fordham, Albany,

STRENGHTS IN RASHEEM'S INDIVIDUAL GAME: King has occasionally shown solid versatility in his game, creating mismatches with smaller guards. When his game is rolling, he contributes extensively on both ends of the court. The ability to deflect passes and start the transition is important too.

AREAS TO IMPROVE: Consistency is the key for any player trying to improve the perimeter game. If this particular area is improved, the impact he will have on the college level will be more defined.


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