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Stephen Zimmerman cemented his position as one of the very best class of 2015 prospects in the nation during both April live evaluation periods. Zimmerman – a consensus top five recruit – has been dominant throughout the spring.
The seven-footer possesses a scary good all-around game: Zimmerman can shoot it and is an adept ballhandler with a skilled back-to-the-basket game. While Zimmerman is looking to improve in all areas of his game, one area that has improved significantly is his aggressiveness.
“I would say that I improved a lot on being more aggressive,” Zimmerman said. Zimmerman’s Bishop Gorman high school took home a state championship last season. “That was a big thing for me to see and to move my game up a level. Just to see how aggressive I can get. That will help me in my overall game.”
For a player his size, Zimmerman’s improved assertiveness is a big deal. Many young big men lack the chutzpah to demand the ball and make their own opportunities. Zimmerman wants his new ...
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Derrick Walton committed to Michigan on August 1st all the way back in 2011, one day after Michigan picked up a commitment from Walton’s friend from Fishers, Zak Irvin. Since then, the senior from Chandler Park has grown into one of the top point guards in the country and a finalist for Michigan’s Mr. Basketball. We have covered Walton’s rise plenty, but we sat down with Michigan’s...