New York Guard has Division One Interest

Reporter Mike Sullivan provides a player profile update on the status of former Wings High School backcourt player Mike Buffalo ...

PLAYER PROFILE: Mike Buffalo

HEIGHT: 6-foot-4

WEIGHT: 185 pounds

FORMER HIGH SCHOOL: Wings Academy in Bronx, New York

CURRENT HIGH SCHOOL: South Kent in Connecticut

POSITIONS: Point Guard/Shooting Guard

YEAR: Mike is a current senior, who is considering taking a prep year at South Kent. He could take another year to help polish his individual game.

"I could make a decision soon," he said. "But I'm still considering several schools."

Buffalo is averaging 10 points, four rebounds, and three assists per game this season for South Kent.

CURRENT AAU TEAM: Raising Champions

RAISING CHAMPIONS HEAD COACH: Hasani Stewart

NEW COLLEGE INTERESTS: Garner Webb, Manhattan, Monmouth, St. Francis, Detroit, Elon, St. Peter's, Rhode Island, Maine, Buffalo, and Long Island University.

"I just got word that I got a Qualifying score on the SATs, now I got to get myself cleared by the NCAA Clearinghouse," said Buffalo.

STRENGTH: Is a strong guard and mentally tough enough to challenge the bigger bodies near the rim with his drives to the basket.

AREAS OF IMPROVEMENT: To play the lead guard slot for a division one program, Mike must improve his quickness to offset a smaller guard's agility


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