New York Senior Guard On Hold During Break

Reporter Mike Sullivan updates the player profile of a senior guard prospect from New York City in Mike Buffalo, who competed up North this season ...

PLAYER PROFILE: Mike Buffalo

HEIGHT: 6-foot-4

WEIGHT: 176 pounds

FORMER HIGH SCHOOL: Wings Academy in Bronx, New York

CURRENT HIGH SCHOOL: South Kent in Connecticut

POSITIONS: Point Guard/Shooting Guard

YEAR: Mike told us that he's currently on spring break so he's taking it easy after finishing up his season at South Kent. See stats below.

"The recruiting is the same," he said. "I haven't scheduled any visits yet."

*Buffalo averaged nearly 11 points a game, five rebounds and three assists this season for South Kent.

CURRENT AAU TEAM: Raising Champions

RAISING CHAMPIONS HEAD COACH: Hasani Stewart

NEW COLLEGE INTERESTS: Buffalo is currently taking some time away from school. "I'm currently on spring break and I go back to school on March 29th," he said.

"I have a couple of coaches coming to see in open gym during the month of April so we'll see how it takes off from there."

We previously reported that Buffalo had interest from Florida Atlantic, Elon, Arkansas Little Rock, Gardner-Webb, Buffalo, Manhattan, Detroit, St. Peter's, Rhode Island, Maine, and Long Island University.

GRADE SITUATION: Mike told us he has achieved a qualifying score on the SAT.

STRENGTHS: Is a strong guard, tough mentally, physically able to challenge the bigger bodies near the rim with his drives to the basket.

AREAS OF IMPROVEMENT: Mike worked hard on floor leadership and lead guard skills this season for South Kent.


Scout NY Preps Top Stories