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UConn's Rodney Purvis Invited To USA Basketball U19 Camp

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. --- Rodney Purvis (Raleigh, N.C.), who has transferred into the University of Connecticut men's basketball program, is one of 24 players who have accepted invitations to attend the 2013 USA Basketball Men's U19 World Championship Team training camp. Purvis, a 6-4 guard, and the rest of the invitees will travel to the U.S. Olympic Training Center...
Via Sox and Dawgs
May 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: NC State Guard Rodney Purvis Transferring To UConn Rodney Purvis is heading to UConn. The North Carolina State guard announced last week that he is transferring, and UConn always seemed like the odds-on favorite to get him. On Friday, it was reported by that Purvis had decided on UConn, and Purvis tweeted out the following a short time ago. Feeling Husky !!!!!! — Rodney Purvis (@rpurvis_0) April 5,...
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April 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: NC State's Purvis to transfer

North Carolina State freshman guard Rodney Purvis plans to transfer, a person familiar with the situation said. Purvis informed the coaching staff Monday, the same day junior C.J. Leslie announced he would enter the NBA draft, the person told The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the school hasn't made an official announcement. The hometown guard who played...
Via AP on Fox
April 01, 2013  |  Discuss

AP source: Purvis plans to transfer from NC State

A person familiar with the situation says North Carolina State freshman Rodney Purvis plans to transfer. The person said Purvis informed the coaching staff Monday, the same day junior C.J. Leslie announced he would enter the NBA draft. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the school hasn't made an official announcement. The guard was one...
Via AP on Fox
April 01, 2013  |  Discuss

NC State’s Rodney Purvis Is Transferring, And UConn May Be His Next Stop North Carolina State freshman guard Rodney Purvis is leaving the school, according to NC State beat writer Joe Giglio. A former McDonalds All-American, Purvis averaged 8.3 points and 2.4 rebounds and started 23 games for the Wolfpack during the 2012-13 season. The Raleigh native originally committed to Louisville, but decided to stay home when NC State hired Mark Gottfried...
Via College Spun
April 01, 2013  |  Discuss

N.C. State's Purvis learning valuable lessons

RALEIGH, NC -- Rodney Purvis sure doesn't mind taking on Boston College. The freshman wing for North Carolina State entered Wednesday night's game with a previous career-high of 19 points in its five-point victory at BC in its ACC opener in early January. In the second matchup against the Eagles, the slumping Purvis erupted again, for a new career-high of 21 points in an...
Via Fox Sports South
February 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Rodney Purvis stuffs home a follow dunk against Miami

North Carolina State freshman Rodney Purvis came out of nowhere to stuff a sick follow dunk against Miami on Saturday.The play came near the end of the first half and immediately sent the Wolfpack crowd into a frenzy.Purvis finished the game with 13 points, but it wasn't enough as N.C. State fell at home, 79-78.The Hurricanes outscored the Wolfpack 45-38 in the second half.
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 02, 2013  |  Discuss

NC State's Purvis with great putback dunk

No. 19 North Carolina State may have lost to No. 14 Miami on a last-second tip-in on Saturday in Raleigh, but at least the Wolfpack have an amazing dunk to hang their hats on. Check out this ridiculous follow-up dunk from NC State's 6'3" freshman guard Rodney Purvis: Thigh Five: @cfbsection Get the latest Thigh updates by following us on Facebook & Twitter...
Via Sharapova's Thigh
February 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: NC State’s Rodney Purvis with monster follow slam against Miami

Tweet   The 14th ranked Miami Hurricanes headed into PNC Arena on Saturday for a meeting with No. 19 NC State in the matchup of the day in the ACC. Miami extended its perfect record in conference play to 8-0 with a 79-78 victory but it was Wolfpack freshman Rodney Purvis who provided the highlight [...]
Via Los That Sports Blog
February 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Rodney Purvis, finally eligible, feels at home

Rodney Purvis felt right at home at North Carolina State when it came time to make his college decision. He got to know the players on the current roster, and after learning about its new coach last season, Purvis wanted in. But for a while, he wasnt sure the NCAA would let him experience his dream of playing for the Wolfpack. Purvis had to wait as the NCAA went over his high school...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
November 23, 2012  |  Discuss
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