"Duke stood out because the brotherhood represents a family. Coach K is just the most legendary coach that ever coached college basketball. I feel like going to Duke University, I can learn a lot from him," said Williams on ESPN.
The Blue Devils have the most loaded class in memory where he joins Cam Reddish. RJ Barrett and Tre Jones.
— Tre Jones (@trejones03) January 21, 2018
— Luke Kennard (@LukeKennard5) January 21, 2018
Five-star recruit Zion Williamson commits to Duke! pic.twitter.com/iaVuK3a2oV
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) January 21, 2018
Zion Williamson, the No. 2 recruit in the 2018 ESPN 100, commits to Duke. The Blue Devils become the first team to get top 3 recruits of the same class in ESPN 100 Rankings era. pic.twitter.com/88uR2bHsQj
— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) January 21, 2018
The explosive 6'6 forward is the 2nd ranked prospect in the current @espn top 100 rankings + will join forces with the top overall recruit, @RjBarrett6, and 3rd ranked recruit, @camreddish (graphic: @seandreilly) pic.twitter.com/hevpWmp5HM
— DraftExpressContent (@DXContent) January 21, 2018
More to come.
Tre Jones, a 6-2, 180 pound point guard from St. Paul, Minnesota (Apple Valley) made the team. He follows in the footsteps of his brother, Tyus Jones who played in the game and eventually helped lead Duke to a National Championship.
Cam Reddish, a 6-8, 215 pound SF from Norristown, PA (Westin School is on the roster as well. Reddish recently scored 25 points in his teams close loss to IMG Academy. He plays center on defense and basically his high school teams PG on offense out of necessity.
RJ Barrett, a 6-7 190 pound SF from Mississauga, Canada (Montverde Academy) also made the team. Barrett and Reddish are generally considered to top ranked players in the nation in no particular order. Barrett led Team Canada to a win over Team USA and plays for the top high school team in the nation.
Also on the team is Zion Williamson, who will be making his college decision this coming Saturday, More on that and other Duke recruiting tidbits in the latest team and recruiting update for members
Duke is also still active with Moses Brown, a center prospect who blew up during the spring. The McDonalds All American game will take place on March 28th, 2018 in Philips Arena, home of the Atlanta Hawks.
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After taking a fall on a dunk attempt last evening, Duke commitment Joey Baker and his team bounced back with a win today. See what he had to say about recruiting others to play with him and more by joining Blue Devil Nation Premium during our special where we double your membership time.
More recruitiing coverage is available for members.
- We cover the many Holiday tournaments that are currently happening and where the Duke staff will be going and who they're scouting. And take a look at the tournaments coming uop after Christmas.
- Team update talks about the improvement on defense, the one and done guys and who how we think it will play out at this time.
- We discuss how Duke may finish out this class and who they are looking at in the future and who wants them to give them a call.
- Some players or prospects are back on the radar that previously were thought to be off..
- We touch on a few sensitive issues and give our take.
- Prospects and Dukies to be discussed in the update include - Bryan Antoine, Isaiah Stewart, Armando Bacot, Joey Baker, Vernon Carey, Cole Anthony, James Wiseman, Isiah Todd, Isaiah Stewart, Brian Antoine, Isaiah Todd, Jeremy Roach, Zion Williamson, RJ Barrett, Cam Reddish, Scottie Barnes, Josh Green, Moses Brown, Tre Jones and more.
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