Archive - 2010
When entering this old industrial town nestled along the Ohio River, you wouldn’t expect to find one of the best college basketball prospects in the country. The town is home to Marshall University, a school that has produced excellence on the gridiron, but mediocrity on the basketball court.
Now that the regular season is over in the Euroleague and Euro Cup competitions, let's take a look at the potential draft picks.
Potential first and second rounders:
A lot has changed since our last update on November 23rd.
2010 Big Board (Top 100 Prospects)
Hassan Whiteside has moved all the way up to #2 on the most recent update. While still extremely raw, the bigman from Marshall is averaging 7.2 blocks over his last 5 games. He leads the contry at 5.6 bpg in just 24 mpg. He's also averaging 12.5 ppg and 9.4 rpg in his freshman season.
By Josh Cochran and Joel Steiner
NCAA Power 16: January 18th