WEIGHT: 172 Pounds
CLASS: 2012, a current sophomore.
HIGH SCHOOL: East Side High School in Newark, New Jersey
POSITIONS: Shooting guard/Point guard, working hard to improve his lead guard skills.
AAU TEAM: New Jersey Elite, Sports University at IS8
EARLY COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY INTEREST IN TARIQ CAREY: Tariq had assistant coaches from St. John's, Seton Hall and St. Joe's visit and watch him workout recently.
Carey will attend the St. John's Stormfest on October 22nd, Villanova Midnight Madness on October 23rd, a Seton Hall Exhibition game on October 30th. In addition, he will take an unofficial to St. Joe's on October 18th and will compete in the Eddie Griffin Classic on October 25th.
Other schools we have previously mentioned as being of interest include SMU, Quinnipiac, Monmouth, St. Peter's, St. Francis of New York, St. Joe's of Philadelphia, and Siena
PREVIOUS EVALUATION OF TARIQ CAREY'S INDIVIDUAL GAME:
STRENGTHS IN TARIQ CAREY'S INDIVIDUAL GAME: Can handle the ball with skill, strong minded guard who will take the rock to the rim against the bigger bodies.