JAHII CARSON RUMORS & GOSSIP
Jahii Carson, the reigning Pac-12 Co-Freshman of the Year, announced on Tuesday that he'll be returning for his sophomore season at Arizona State.
TEMPE, Ariz. -- NBA advisers told freshman Jahii Carson the obvious, that he definitely would be drafted in April. It was not enough to convince Carson to leave Arizona State, and he announced his decision to remove his name from draft consideration at an on-campus love-in Tuesday evening.Leaving school early was no guarantee of success last season, and when Carson does it, he wants...
Arizona State point guard Jahii Carson will play at least another season for the Sun Devils.
Carson filed paperwork last week to be evaluated by NBA executives, but announced that he's returning for his sophomore season at Arizona State during an on-campus news conference that included a DJ and a slide show.
Carson was one of the most heralded in-state recruits in Arizona State...
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April 09, 2013
Arizona State point guard Jahii Carson is testing the NBA waters.
A decision on whether he's leaving the Sun Devils won't come for a couple of weeks.
Carson submitted paperwork for draft protection from the NBA Undergraduate Advisory Committee on Monday, giving him an evaluation of his NBA potential without declaring for the draft.
The committee, made up of NBA executives...
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April 02, 2013
TEMPE, Ariz. -- Arizona State point guard Jahii Carson, the Pac-12 co-freshman of the year, has submitted paperwork to the NBA requesting a preliminary evaluation of his draft status.
The request is the first step in the process toward declaring for the draft but is non-binding.
Carson said he intends to make a decision within the next two weeks.
At this time my family and I decided...
Jahii Carson did it all on Wednesday night for the Sun Devils, as the freshman guard scored 22 points and a hauled in a career-high 10 rebounds in the ASU's opening round win of the NIT Tournament over Detroit, 83-68 at Wells Fargo Arena.
TEMPE, Ariz. Arizona States early portion of the season was a smashing success, and it ended with another lopsided victory Saturday. The Sun Devils surpassed their victory total from 2011, the final season of the pre-Jahii Carson era, by keeping Coppin State at bay in a relatively easy 68-52 win.
With Carson, the precocious freshman point guard, teasingly close to a triple-double...
The hype surrounding Arizona State point guard Jahii Carson reached almost preposterous proportions.
After a year of waiting, the Sun Devils finally get a chance to see if he can live up to it.
One of the most highly touted recruits ever at Arizona State, Carson had to sit out last season after being declared academically ineligible.
The waiting only added to anticipation for...
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November 01, 2012
TEMPE, Ariz. -- It should come as no surprise to learn Jahii Carson desperately wanted to be on the floor last season amid the Arizona State men's basketball team's forgettable 10-21 campaign. He was widely regarded as the player to inject life into a struggling program but instead had to sit out a year while academically ineligible.
Carson used the lost season as a learning...
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TEMPE, Ariz. Top Arizona State recruit Jahii Carson was ruled academically ineligible Friday, which means the player for whom the Sun Devils redesigned their offense this season will be able to run it only in practice.
Carson, ranked the No. 8 point guard recruit in the nation while at Mesa High last season, is ineligible after falling just short of the academic threshold as determined...