Tyus Battle Archive

Video: Tyus Battle, Thomas Bryant Peach Jam highlights

  • Ryan Corazza 07/24/2014 7:39 am  

Class of 2016 guard Tyus Battle and big man Thomas Bryant failed to advance to the Nike Peach Jam finals, as their Team Scan fell to Playaz Basketball 65-55 in Sunday’s semifinals. Battle filled it up from deep (4-of-9) and ...

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Video: Williams, Coleman, Battle and Ali at Nike Peach Jam

  • Alex Bozich 07/21/2014 11:13 am  

Via our friends at UMHoops.com, here’s a look at four Indiana recruiting targets — Kenny Williams, Jalen Coleman, Tyus Battle and Prince Ali — from the Nike Peach Jam in North August, South Carolina:

Five-star guard Tyus Battle says Hoosiers remain in touch

  • Alex Bozich 05/28/2014 10:58 am  

One of the top rising juniors in the country, Gill St. Bernard’s (N.J.) guard Tyus Battle, is getting his first taste of the highest level of Nike’s Elite Youth Basketball League (EYBL) circuit this spring and summer. Battle, a 6-foot-5 ...

Tyus Battle enjoys competition at USA Basketball Camp

  • Alex Bozich 10/14/2013 10:07 am  

One of Indiana's top recruiting priorities in the class of 2016, Gill St. Bernard's School (N.J.) guard Tyus Battle, was among the elite players who participated at the USA Basketball developmental national team mini-camp in Colorado Springs, Colorado on Oct. 5-6. The 6-foot-5, 170 pound prospect told Inside the Hall it was a beneficial experience. "It's just competing a lot and playing against the best players in the United States," Battle told Inside the Hall. "We go after it every time we step on the floor." The camp, which had a mixture of class of 2014, 2015 and 2016 players, provided Battle the opportunity to measure himself against older players, a challenge he always looks forward to taking on. "I really like going against the older guys, the class of 2014 kids. They've got the experience and it's good to go at them," he said. "You can pick up their patience for the game, they take their time going around screens, defensively they go hard throughout the whole game. You can just pick up a lot from them."

2016 G Tyus Battle ‘not in a rush’ with his recruitment

  • Jordan Littman 09/03/2013 7:18 am  

Tyus Battle has visited Indiana twice already this year, most recently arriving in Bloomington last Tuesday and leaving last Friday afternoon. The Gill St. Bernard's (N.J.) sophomore shooting guard told Inside the Hall after his most recent visit that "They're definitely one of the leaders. Indiana is probably recruiting me the hardest right now, too." But that doesn't mean he is any close to a decision. As his father, Gary, noted, Tyus "is not in a rush to grow up."

Recruiting rewind: Johnson calls IU visit one of his “best experiences”

  • Alex Bozich 08/27/2013 11:10 pm  

Robert Johnson returned home to Richmond, Va., from his official visit to Indiana late Monday night and on Tuesday afternoon, he provided a brief, but telling, comment on his first official visit. “It was one of the best experiences I ...

IU one of two schools coming hardest at Tyus Battle

  • Alex Schwartz 07/30/2013 11:53 am  

GALLOWAY, N.J. – Even before he entered high school, Tyus Battle was already a big name in the recruiting world. A class of 2016 prospect from Gill St. Bernard’s in New Jersey, Battle has already reeled in some major scholarship offers. ...

2016 guard Tyus Battle planning return trip to Bloomington

  • Justin Albers 07/16/2013 12:44 pm  

Indiana has had plenty of recent success in recruiting the northeast region of the country, and the Hoosiers continue to hit that area hard. Indiana is the first Big Ten school to have offered 2016 New Jersey guard Tyus Battle, ...