His freshman year was off to a rocky start, but when the light bulb finally went on for Rihards Kuksiks it strongly shined for the last 12 games of the season. The sophomore from Latvia has stormed out of the gates this season expanding his game and shedding the label of a spot-up shooter beyond the arc.
December 11, 2008
Rihards Kuksiks has been playing high school basketball in the United States for only two years. Nonetheless, the 6-6 205 Latvian native shooting guard has been garnering some serious attention from Division-I schools. The senior from Florida Air Academy officially visited Tempe this past weekend, and Devils Digest caught up with his coach Aubin Goporo to get the latest on his recruitment.
October 23, 2006