Michigan Makes Play for Sykes

Rich Rodriguez wasn't the only coach in Ann Arbor pointing to last weekend as a pivotal recruiting moment. John Beilein hosted a couple of key visitors as well. One of them, Jon Horford, he had already received a commitment from. The other, Detroit Denby forward Isaiah Sykes, is one he is now hopes to add to the fold.
April 21, 2010

Webb-n-DetNews: Sykes Back in the Spotlight

Detroit Denby Wing Isaiah Sykes has his team and his game front and center again, and the Wolverines are among those paying close attention. Would his game fit in at Michigan? What has Manny Harris told him about the Maize & Blue? What other schools are currently giving chase? Find out in this week's Detroit News column.
March 25, 2010

Dre's Blog: Bball Recruiting News & Notes

Well March madness is upon us and so far it has been terrific... but not just on the college level. It has been on the high school level as well. GoBlueWolverine took in a few of the state quarterfinal games last night and saw Denby standout Isaiah Sykes and U-M commit Carlton Brundidge in action. Here we give word on their performances, three 2011 big man targets, a walk-on candidate, and more.
March 24, 2010

Michigan Keeping Close Eye on Sykes

Detroit Denby's Isaiah Sykes has been on the minds of the Michigan Wolverine basketball staff. According to this Motor City standout, the feeling is definitely mutual.
March 21, 2010

Hensley Memorial: Day 1 Rundown

FT. WAYNE, Ind. – It wasn't easy for Josh Smith to get to the Midwest for the Hensley Memorial. After flying from Seattle to Detroit, then to Indy and driving to Ft. Wayne, Smith still managed to get a nap and stay on top of his game. Smith was the star of the show Friday night.
May 1, 2009

ANALYSIS: How Would Sykes Fit in '10 Class?

Michigan State is already on its way to a solid recruiting class for 2010. The Spartans have landed arguably the best guard in the state of any class in Keith Appling of Detroit Pershing and Russell Byrd of Ft. Wayne Blackhawk Christian, do they have room of Isaiah Sykes in the class?
December 31, 2008

Finney's Isaiah Sykes Says He's No Mystery

Ranked one of the top five players in the state, junior forward Isaiah Sykes of Detroit Finney sits until mid-January and waits for his shot on the court. MHSAA ruled that Sykes must sit out the first semester after transferring last season from Chadsey
December 30, 2008