While the clock ticks on Syracuse football in preparation for National Signing Day, elite high school sophomores are starting to draw major interest during the prep basketball season. The #1 Orange may still be undefeated and filled with an embarrassment of future riches, but hoops recruiting never for Jim Boeheim’s staff.
As Syracuse transitions into the ACC, the class of 2014 is now on the radar. The Fizz brings you the latest look at the best high school ballers that could don Big East jerseys as Syracuse packs its bags for a new home. This week’s beasts:
Theo Pinson/SG/Greensboro, NC
Wesleyan Christian Academy
Height: 6’5″ Weight: 170
Interest from: Syracuse, Duke, UNC, UConn, Kentucky
Pinson enjoyed a long tenure as the #1 most coveted player in the eyes of college coaches, but now sits at #2 after the recent splash of Toronto’s Andrew Wiggins. When asked about why Wiggins jumped ahead of him?
“I guess he just had a better summer than me. I ...