Recruiting Roundup: April contact period

  • 04/20/2011 12:10 pm in

With the April contact period coming to a close at day’s end, here’s an aggregated list of uncommitted recruits that have reportedly been watched by the IU staff.

It’s certainly not a complete list, but it’s a compilation of what’s been reported.

Here’s the official timetable for the contact period per the NCAA recruiting calendar:

Contact Period April 7 (noon) – 20, 2011, [except for (1) below]:
(1) Dead Period April 11-14, 2011

And here’s how the NCAA defines a contact period:

Contact period is the time when a college coach may have in-person contact with a prospective student-athlete and the prospect’s parents on or off the college’s campus. The coach may also watch the prospective student-athlete play or visit his or her high school. The prospect and the parents may visit a college campus, and the coach may write and telephone during this period.

2012 class

— Gary Harris: Per Jody Demling of The Courier-Journal, Tom Crean attended an open gym at Hamilton Southeastern on Apr. 18.

— Sherron Dorsey-Walker: This story from on mentioned that IU watched the Detroit Pershing guard work out, but didn’t specify a date.

2013 class

— Byron Zeigler: Alex Kline of The Recruit Scoop tweeted on Apr. 10 that Zeigler planned to visit Indiana.

Mark Donnal: Per Dan Dakich, Indiana was expected at Anthony Wayne High School on Apr. 16 to check out the Indiana Elite big man.

— Zak Irvin: The Hamilton Southeastern guard was at the same open gym with Harris on Apr. 18.

2014 class

— Ernie Duncan: Per Kyle Neddenriep of The Indianapolis Star, Indiana saw the Evansville Harrison guard on Apr. 19.

— Grant Evans: Per Kyle Neddenriep of The Indianapolis Star, Tim Buckley saw the Wapahani guard on Apr. 19.

— Jaquan Lyle: Indiana was in to watch the Bosse guard on Apr. 19.

— Jaraan Lands: Hoosier Hoops Report tweeted on Apr. 18 that Indiana was at a Brownsburg open gym to see Lands.

— Justin Brent: The Indianapolis Speedway guard tweeted on Apr. 18 that he expected Indiana at an open gym this week.

— Sean Sellers: Chad Weaver of INprepspotlight tweeted that Indiana is expected to watch Sellers workout today.

2015 class

— K.J. Walton: Hoosier Hoops Report tweeted on Apr. 18 that Indiana was at a Brownsburg open gym to see Walton.

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