New Jersey Underclassman Has D-1 Interest

Reporter Mike Sullivan updates a player profile on New Jersey guard prospect Tariq Carey, who has solid division one interest in his skill level ...

PLAYER PROFILE: Tariq Carey

HEIGHT: 6-foot-1

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 Carey recently produced 12 points and was named the MVP in the EGC event.

Carey was not able to make Seton Hall's event. Previously, we reported that Tariq had assistant coaches from St. John's, Seton Hall and St. Joe's visit and watch him workout.

Carey attended St. Joe's on October 18th for an unofficial visit, St. John's Stormfest on October 22nd, and Villanova's Midnight Madness on October 23rd.

Other schools we have previously mentioned as being of interest include SMU, Quinnipiac, Monmouth, St. Peter's, St. Francis of New York, 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.


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