Area Prospect Has High Division One Interest

Reporter Mike Sullivan provides a player profile update on the recruiting status of Timajh Parker, a prospect from the state of Connecticut ...

PLAYER PROFILE: Timajh Parker

HEIGHT: 6-foot-8 1/2

WEIGHT: 195 Pounds

HIGH SCHOOL: St. Joseph's in Trumbull, Connecticut

AAU TEAM: Connecticut Elite

AAU HEAD COACH: Billy Lovett

CLASS: 2012, a rising junior

POSITION: Power Forward

WHAT BILLY LOVETT LOVES ABOUT PARKER'S INDIVIDUAL GAME:

"Timajh is a long and athletic big kid who runs the floor extremely well. He can knock down the jump shot out to the three-point line but does his real damage in the post. He has the ability to take other big kids who aren't use to playing away from basket off the dribble."

COLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES OF INTEREST AND A SEASON UPDATE:

Parker averaged 16 points, nine rebounds and four blocks for St. Joseph High School.

He was selected second team all state.

According to his AAU coach, Billy Lovett, Parker is now being recruited by St. John's, DePaul, Seton Hall, Arkansas, Marquette, Providence and West Virginia.

Parker will compete for the Connecticut Elite 16's and he will be attending the West Virginia Elite camp in June.


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