New Jersey Big Man Prospect Has D-1 Looks

Reporter Mike Sullivan has a player profile update on New Jersey big man prospect Wayne Newsom, who has a big spring and summer ahead ... Newsom already has division one interest in his skill level ...

PLAYER PROFILE: Wayne Newsom

HEIGHT: 6-foot-7

WEIGHT: 215 Pounds

HIGH SCHOOL: Piscataway High School in Piscataway, New Jersey

AAU PROGRAM: Team NJABC

AAU HEAD COACH: Matt Pauls

WHAT MATT PAULS THINKS OF WAYNE NEWSOM'S INDIVIDUAL GAME:

"He already has nice size and he's only a junior. He's always shown me toughness and skills. He works hard, can dunk the ball, even puts the ball down on the floor nicely.

"Wayne is working on his medium range game onthe perimeter and his strength. His work ethic is unbelievable. He sometimes works out three times per day, and often calls me and asks what he can do better...he's terrific to coach."

COLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES OF INTEREST IN HIS RECRUITING PROCESS:

Fairfield, St. Francis, Iona, Drexel, Rider, Mount Saint Mary's, Stony Brook, Robert Morris, and Quinnipiac.


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