Recruiting Archive

Jones tries to grow as a leader in senior season at Huntington Prep

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – As Curtis Jones began his senior season at Huntington Prep, there was a leadership void that needed to be filled. The graduation of Thomas Bryant – the team’s vocal leader and energy guy – was a significant ...

McSwain: Kansas State, Indiana are top two schools

Neosho County Community College (Kan.) forward Freddie McSwain said Monday night that his top two schools are Kansas State and Indiana and that he plans to make a decision following his upcoming visit to Bloomington. The 6-foot-6 forward visited Kansas ...

Report: Five-star Australian point guard planning visit to IU

Class of 2016 Australian point guard William McDowell-White is planning to visit Indiana, according to a report by Paul Biancardi of ESPN. McDowell-White, who has already visited Arizona State, Fresno State and Texas A&M, told Biancardi at the Nike Hoop ...

De’Ron Davis named 2016 Colorado Mr. Basketball

Overland (Colo.) forward De’Ron Davis, who signed a National Letter of Intent with Indiana last fall, was named Mr. Basketball in Colorado for 2016 by The Denver Post late Saturday night. The 6-foot-9 forward led Overland to two consecutive 5A state ...

Indiana offers JUCO forward Freddie McSwain

Freddie McSwain, a 6-foot-6 forward who played the previous two seasons at Neosho County Community College (Kan.), was offered a scholarship by Indiana on Tuesday. Tom Crean watched McSwain (pictured wearing jersey No. 21) on Tuesday, according to the Chanute Tribune, ...

Curtis Jones scores 22 points in loss at Flyin’ to the Hoop

KETTERING, Ohio — IU signee Curtis Jones scored 22 points in his return to the Premier Health Flyin’ to the Hoop, one year after the Huntington Prep (W.V.) guard was selected to the annual basketball showcase’s all-star team. But Jones’ ...

Crean discusses class of 2016 signees on radio show

On his weekly radio show from the Holiday Inn in Bloomington this past Monday, Tom Crean discussed the three class of 2016 recruits who have signed National Letters of Intent with the Hoosiers: Grant Gelon, Curtis Jones and De’Ron Davis. ...

Recruiting roundup: Checking in on IU’s 2016 commits, Al Durham

We’re well into the high school season for Indiana’s four class of 2016 recruits and lone 2017 commit Al Durham. So it’s time for a look at how each prospect has fared so far this season: Class of 2016 De’Ron Davis, ...

2016 guard Devonte Green commits to Indiana

Indiana’s 2016 recruiting class added a fourth member on Saturday evening as point guard Devonte Green committed to the Hoosiers on live television in New York. The 6-foot-1, 175 pound guard, who plays at Long Island Lutheran in Manhasset, chose the ...

De’Ron Davis leads Overland to Tarkanian Classic title

It was a statement weekend for De’Ron Davis and his Overland (Colo.) High School basketball teammates. The 6-foot-9 forward, who signed a National Letter of Intent last month with Indiana, led Overland to the Tarkanian Classic platinum championship in Las ...