Throughout the season, Inside the Hall will keep you posted on how 2011 signees Austin Etherington and Cody Zeller, IU’s seven verbal commitments and other notable prospects being recruited by the Hoosiers, are performing at their respective schools.
You can send us stats or results for this report at firstname.lastname@example.org. Here’s our latest update:
+ Austin Etherington (Hamilton Heights): Six points in 62-54 overtime loss at Lebanon on November 24. 16 points (three 3-pointers) in 58-54 win at Mt. Vernon on November 27.
+ Cody Zeller (Washington): 30 points and 13 rebounds in a 70-42 rout of Barr-Reeve on November 24.
+ Hanner Perea (La Porte La Lumiere): Nine points and 10 rebounds against Rakeem Christmas and Academy of the New Church (PA) on November 25. 15 points and 17 rebounds against the nation’s No. 1 prep school, Findlay, on November 26. La Lumiere also played Brehm Prep (IL) on November 27, but no stats were available as of early Sunday morning.
+ Kevin “Yogi” Ferrell (Park Tudor): Following his commitment to IU, Ferrell scored 13 points as Park Tudor crushed University, 78-29, on November 24. Park Tudor moved to 2-0 with a 53-36 win at Indianapolis Washington on November 27. Ferrell had 17 points, four steals, four assists, six turnovers and one rebound. (Thanks to Chris Engel for the stats.)
+ Peter Jurkin (United Faith Christian Academy, NC): No information available.
+ Ron Patterson (Broad Ripple): Will open season on December 3 at Guerin Catholic.
+ Gary Harris (Hamilton Southeastern): 32 points in 84-78 win over Indianapolis Northwest on November 27.
+ Jeremy Hollowell (Lawrence Central): 22 points, including four 3-pointers, in 61-55 loss to Lawrence North at Hinkle Fieldhouse on November 24.
+ Collin Hartman (Indianapolis Cathedral): Will open season on December 3 at Warren Central.
+ Devin Davis Jr. (Warren Central): 11 points in 66-52 loss at Noblesville on November 27.
+ Basil Smotherman (Heritage Christian): 18 points in 76-70 loss at Rushville on November 22. In a 88-50 win over Tabernacle Christian 88-50 on November 23, Smotherman poured in 24 points.
+ Bryson Scott (Ft. Wayne Northrop): Northrop won its season opener, 52-49, at DeKalb on November 24, but Scott missed the game with a sprained ankle.
+ Darryl Baker (Jeffersonville): 13 points, five steals and three blocks in 62-55 win at Evansville Bosse on November 27.
+ Zak Irvin (Hamilton Southeastern): 16 points in 84-78 win over Indianapolis Northwest on November 27.
+ James Blackmon Jr. (Ft. Wayne Luers): Game against Muncie South was postponed due to Luers participation in the state football finals.
+ Trey Lyles (Indianapolis Tech): 12 points and 19 rebounds in high school debut, a 53-45 win at Manual, on November 24.
+ Jaquan Lyle (Evansville Bosse): 20 points and 10 rebounds in 62-55 loss to Jeffersonville on November 27.
+ Jaraan Lands (Brownsburg): 15 points as Brownsburg beat Decatur Central, 66-61, on November 27. Five points in 84-71 loss at Carmel on November 24.
+ Trevon Bluiett (Park Tudor): 15 points, 13 rebounds and two steals in 53-36 win over Indianapolis Washington on November 27. (Thanks to Chris Engel for the stats). Bluiett scored 15 points in Park Tudor’s season opener on November 24.