Theo Pinson Archive

Pinson opts to stay close to home, play for UNC

HIGH POINT, N.C. — Home — or closer to home — was where Theo Pinson’s heart was. It was the draw of playing closer to home that led Pinson, a 5-star recruit in the class of 2014 and top target of ...

Five-star wing Theo Pinson commits to North Carolina

In the end, the chance to play close to home for one of the nation’s top programs was too much for Theo Pinson to turn down. The class of 2014 wing, rated a consensus five-star prospect, ended his recruitment on ...

Announcement primer: 2014 wing Theo Pinson

You may have heard that 2014 Wesleyan Christian Academy (NC) wing Theo Pinson will announce his college decision tomorrow afternoon at approximately 12:15 p.m. ET in front of friends and family. It’s been a while since Indiana has been involved ...

Theo Pinson to announce decision on Wednesday

One of Indiana’s top recruiting targets in the class of 2014 is ready to announce where he’ll attend college. As first reported by Dave Telep of ESPN.com, Theo Pinson, a consensus five-star small forward from Wesleyan Christian Academy (N.C.) will ...

Theo Pinson on IU: “They’re looking good right now”

The transformation story of Victor Oladipo from under recruited athlete to probable lottery pick is one that is sure to resonate with future Indiana recruiting targets. But more than a month before Oladipo walks onto the stage at the Barclays ...

Recruiting Roundup: EYBL Hampton

This weekend marked the second of two April evaluation periods, and the premier event was session two of the Nike Elite Youth Basketball League (EYBL) in Hampton at the Boo Williams Sportsplex. Tom Crean, associate head coach Tim Buckley and ...

After monster junior season, Blackmon Jr. looks forward to big summer

Indiana will have several capable scorers on its roster next season and a few good outside shooters. But the Hoosiers will likely lack a true all-around scorer who can create offense in a multitude of ways. That’s what they’ll get ...

Recruiting Roundup: Nike EYBL Los Angeles

This weekend marked the first of two April evaluation periods, and one of the nation’s top events was session one of the Nike Elite Youth Basketball League (EYBL) in Los Angeles. Tom Crean and assistant Kenny Johnson were on hand ...

IU among top three schools for Theo Pinson, father says

Theo Pinson, a 2014 recruit from Greensboro, North Carolina remains “very high” on Indiana and currently has the Hoosiers in his top three schools, according to his father, Theo Pinson Sr. “Yeah, they definitely would,” Pinson Sr. said of Indiana ...

Video: Highlights of 2014 wing Theo Pinson

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