Orange assistant coach Gerry McNamara sang the praises of junior guard/forward Michael Gbinije today at Syracuse Men’s Basketball Media Day. Trevor Cooney made a huge leap from his freshman season to his sophomore one last year and McNamara thinks Gbinije will make similar gains in 2014-2015.
“He’s just scratching the surface of his ability,” McNamara said. “He can change...
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Syracuse’s Michael Gbinije completely devoured Baylor’s Taurean Prince shot in the Maui Invitational last night. It looked that Prince would have an easy layup before Gbinije came in swatting the ball all the way into the crowd.
Syracuse’s signing of Michael Gbinije seemed to come out of nowhere. He wasn’t on many radars in CNY before last weekend, averaging less than 6 minutes a game for Duke. When he decided to transfer, there was little buzz about where he might end up. Suddenly, Orange Nation woke up Saturday morning the Per’fessor had a new student. How did this all happen so quietly...
Credit Rak, Cooney and the annual Mayfest party for Syracuse landing Duke transfer Michael Gbinije this weekend. He’s looking for a fresh start, and spoke to The Fizz about why SU is the best place to do that. The 6’6″ forward was on the Hill Friday hanging with Rakeem Christmas, and then officially transferred from Durham. He couldn’t be any more excited about...
Michael Gbinije played one season at Duke while receiving limited playing time.
Michael Gbinije, a highly-touted guard/forward coming out of high school in the Class of 2011, left Duke about two weeks ago - and on Friday he found a home with the Blue Devils' future ACC rival in Syracuse.
Big week for Syracuse hoops as Duke F Michael Gbinije announces he will join SU after transferring from Duke, and Isaiah Whitehead – one of the top basketball recruits in New York City (a top 20 guard nationally) – says Syracuse is at the top of his list.
Gbinije was caught in a numbers game with the Blue Devils, and joins a front court that already has incredible...
It has been a while since we reported on the transfer situation, but it has been pretty quiet on that front, but now we know the landing spot for at least one. Former Blue Devil Michael Gbinije has announced that he will commit to Syracuse. The decision was apparently reached Friday night. Several credible sources reported the transfer on Twitter.
Mark Watson of Blue Devil Nation...
Duke transfer Michael Gbinije was a top-30 prospect in the class of 2011.
Backup swingman Michael Gbinije (BINN'-uh-zhay) is transferring from Duke.
School officials announced Gbinije's departure Monday. The native of Chester, Va., averaged 1.7 points and 0.8 rebounds in 19 games as a freshman. His highest-scoring game came in December when he had eight points against UNC Greensboro.
Coach Mike Krzyzewski calls Gbinije ''a talented player...
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April 16, 2012