Russian Phenom Chiriaev Announces Intentions

Although it's yet to be determined if Ivan Chiriaev will be on an NBA or college roster next season, it became more apparent Monday afternoon where he'll end up if he decides to pursue a college basketball career. The 7-foot-1 sharp-shooting Russian – turned Canadian phenom made his decision during a press conference at his Oakville, Ontario, school.
March 22, 2004

Chiriaev To Announce March 22

Ivan Chiriaev, a 7-1, 240 pound import from Russia via Canada, is close to announcing his future intentions. According to one source he's got a school list but could likely pick the NBA option.
March 9, 2004

Ivan Chiriav: Better Than Dwight Howard?

Ivan Chiriav is a mystery man. He's a 7-1 native of Russia who is wowing college coaches and NBA scouts that make the trek to Canada. Five schools are in good shape if he decides to pass on the NBA - as he says he'll do if he's not one of the top three picks in next year's draft.
October 16, 2003

Ivan Chiriav: Better Than Dwight Howard?

Ivan Chiriav is a mystery man. He's a 7-1 native of Russia who is wowing college coaches and NBA scouts that make the trek to Canada. Five schools are in good shape if he decides to pass on the NBA - as he says he'll do if he's not one of the top three picks in next year's draft.
October 16, 2003