GSN's TJ Kelley takes a look at the players who shined under the white hot spotlight of the MHSAA tournament and some who have the potential to shine down the road.
Josh Southern (Scout.com, No. 74) is headed to the ACC. The 6-foot-9, 240-pound senior big man will make it official today at a news conference and pick an ACC school despite serious interest from a pair of SEC powers.
August 22, 2006
Josh Southern is ready to announce his college decision. The 6-9 center will make his commitment public on Tuesday. DeaconSports caught up with Southern to get the scoop on his upcoming announcement.
August 21, 2006
Tennessee may be falling out of the battle for Saginaw, Mich., center Josh Southern, but the Vols have gained ground in the competition for Patrick Patterson, who is rated the nation's No. 4 power forward by Scout.com, and is arguably the fastest rising basketball prospect in the country.
August 14, 2006
With redshirt freshman center Damion Harris gone and another basketball scholarship available to Bruce Pearl and his crack staff at Tennessee, all eyes turn to Josh Southern of Saginaw, Mich.
My first attempt to see Josh Southern was Saturday, but the big fella had injured his foot and sat on the bench. Still, he made an impression.
A familiar name that has been lost in all the hoopla surrounding the recruitment of power forwards Patrick Patterson and JJ Hickson is Joshua Southern. The burly 17 year old from Saginaw Michigan has steadily been working on his game.