Class of 2016 Oak Hill Academy (Va.) forward Mario Kegler has set dates for four of his official visits, including one to Bloomington.
Kegler’s guardian and AAU coach, Omhar Carter, confirmed to Inside the Hall that the IU visit will be the weekend of October 23-25.
Indiana was the first school to offer De’Ron Davis a scholarship in July 2012. As his recruitment begins to wind down, the Hoosiers remain in heavy pursuit.
The 6-foot-9 forward began hosting schools for in-home visits this week and the Hoosiers were in to see him on Wednesday, the first day coaches could visit prospects this fall.
One of the top backcourt players from the Pittsburgh area was on campus this weekend at Indiana.
Nelly Cummings, a 6-foot point guard from Lincoln Park in Midland (Pa.) made the 6.5-hour drive to Bloomington on Friday and took an unofficial visit on Saturday.
Class of 2016 Huntington Prep guard Curtis Jones and his family got an in-depth look at Indiana basketball this weekend.
The four-star prospect was on campus from Friday to Sunday on an official visit and his father, Curtis Jones Sr., said the family left Bloomington with a much better feeling for the program.
Crown Point wing Grant Gelon became the first member of Indiana’s 2016 recruiting class last week when he committed to the program on an unofficial visit to Bloomington.
Inside the Hall spoke at length with Gelon earlier this week and touched on a variety of topics, including why he decided to commit shortly after being offered, the role he envisions for himself at Indiana, whether he grew up a fan of the program and much more. Our full Q & A is available after the jump:
Crown Point guard Grant Gelon became the first member of Indiana’s 2016 recruiting class on Wednesday when he committed on an unofficial visit to Bloomington.
The 6-foot-5 guard averaged 14.2 points and 7.1 rebounds per game last season at Crown Point and had offers from Central Michigan, Illinois-Chicago, IUPUI, Youngstown State, Western Carolina, Iona and Toledo.
Indiana is making the point guard position a priority in its 2016 recruiting efforts and Xavier Simpson of Lima Central Catholic in Ohio is the latest player to receive a scholarship offer.
Simpson’s father, Quincey, announced the offer on his Twitter account on Wednesday.