Originally written on UM Hoops  |  Last updated 11/9/14
It’s still early in Seth Towns’ recruitment — the 6-foot-7 forward will be a sophomore this season — but his versatile game and sizeable potential already has schools paying attention. Towns already holds Xavier and Dayton offers while West Virginia, Ohio State and Michigan are tracking him closely. But according to Towns, there is one school that is paying closer attention than any other at the moment. “The school that’s been going after me the hardest is Michigan,” Towns said during a brief interview on Monday. Towns is a native of Columbus and plays at Northland High School, the alma mater of one Trey Burke. He has a highly developed jumpshot for a player so young, and many would consider that to be his greatest asset at this early point in his career. At Michigan’s Team Camp earlier this past summer, Towns displayed a more versatile game, rebounding well and slashing to the basket. Though his frame is still willowy, Towns said he’s working to change that. “Right now, I’m still w...
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