Not every great kid we come across in our recruiting coverage can end up a Cardinal. Today was an unhappy ending for the fans who had become enamored with Texas point guard Bryan Beasley. The 5'10" guard has committed to a program in the Big 12, no longer able to wait for Stanford.
While much basketball attention is currently focused on the 2005 USA Basketball festival in San Diego, there is a big AAU event on the East Coast this weekend. Friday night opened the Rumble in the Bronx with just four games, and here are notes and news on those who excelled and struggled. Included is point guard recruit Bryan Beasley...
June 11, 2005
There are inevitably disappointments in the rocky recruiting road for Stanford Basketball, but you can take heart in the kids who give 100% toward becoming a Cardinal. Plfugerville High School's Bryan Beasley shows that he is going the extra mile, as his father Mark updates for us. Also several new suitors in the picture for the Texas scoring guard.
May 19, 2005
You may be just putting hoops out of your mind, with the conclusion of the NCAAs, but today actually marks the beginning of the recruiting contact period. College coaches can not only watch, but also sit down for a visit, with high school juniors on select days this month. Stanford head coach Trent Johnson is on his way to the Lone Star State to evaluate and meet an important guard recruit...
April 6, 2005