WEIGHT: 172 Pounds
CLASS: 2012, a rising sophomore
HIGH SCHOOL: East Side High School in Newark, New Jersey
POSITIONS: Shooting guard/Point guard
AAU TEAM: New Jersey Elite
EARLY COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY INTEREST IN TARIQ CAREY: St. John's, St. Peter's, St. Francis, SMU, St. Joe's, and Siena
* Carey has taken an unofficial visit to SMU and also attended Norm Roberts' St. John's Elite camp held last month.
STRENGTHS IN HIS INDIVIDUAL GAME: Can handle the ball effectively and doesn't mind challenging the bigger bodies inside the paint with drives to the basket.
A player who can score, Tariq has plenty of time to (A.) strengthen his frame, (B.) Develop more consistency in his perimeter effectiveness, and (C.) Become a better decision maker with the basketball.