Area Guard Prospect Has High D-1 Looks

Reporter Mike Sullivan provides a player profile look at the individual game of area guard prospect Tariq Carey, who has some solid division one interest in his skill level ...

PLAYER PROFILE: Tariq Carey

HEIGHT: 6-foot-1

WEIGHT: 172 Pounds

CLASS: 2012, a rising junior.

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: Carey will be taking an unofficial visit to Seton Hall this week. Tariq has visited Wake Forest for their Elite camp. "Wake is his "DREAM" school," said a source close to Carey. "And the visit only enhanced that. He also really likes Notre Dame." Besides Wake Forest, Seton Hall, and Notre Dame, Carey is interested in Villanova, LSU, St. Joe's, Creighton, and LaSalle.

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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