Jim Boeheim and Orange hoops reeled in five more stars last night. That’s 14 stars over the last three weeks if you’re keeping count. Five-star Class of 2014 PF Chris McCullough became the latest Syracuse commit, a day after his Brewster Academy teammate, Ron Patterson, also chose SU. It was a no-brainer for the Bronx native.
“When I was on their campus, I felt I was at home already. They showed me the most love. I felt like I fit in there.”
The Orange has now received four commitments over the last three weeks. Rochester C Chino Obokoh and Pennsylvania swingman BJ Johnson both committed three weeks ago, but McCullough is the biggest splash. Ranked the third-best power forward in the nation for his class, the 6’10” 220 lb. forward has incredible athletic ability and basketball IQ. His moves around the rim are slick, and is a terrific ball-handler for his size. McCullough is a natural scorer.
McCullough picked Syracuse over schools like St. John’s, Kansas, Louisville an...