New Jersey Forward Has Solid D-1 Interest

Reporter Mike Sullivan has a player profile update on a player from the state of New Jersey ... The forward has a bright future and is improving each game he plays ...

PLAYER PROFILE: Wayne Newsom

HEIGHT: 6-foot-7

WEIGHT: 216 Pounds

HIGH SCHOOL: Piscataway High School in Piscataway, New Jersey

AAU PROGRAM: Team NJABC

AAU HEAD COACH: Matt Pauls

PREVIOUS EVALUATION:

WHAT TEAM NJABC HEAD COACH MATT PAULS THINKS OF WAYNE NEWSOM'S INDIVIDUAL GAME:

"He has nice size. 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 perimeter game and his strength. As he works more in the weight room, his ability to finish near the basket becomes more consistent. 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, Stony Brook, Iona, St. Francis of New York, Penn, Columbia, Drexel, Rider, Mount Saint Mary's, Robert Morris, and Quinnipiac.


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