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...
When Mark Gottfried took over at NC State he scrambled to keep together the recruiting class and brought in Thomas de Thaey. But the next class was his first real one. And the first recruit who verbally committed was Rodney Purvis, a consensus 5* hometown kid. A month later, two more highly rated players committed to the Wolfpack and suddenly the excitement was back in the fan base...
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 newsobserver.com that Purvis had decided on UConn, and Purvis tweeted out the following a short time ago.
Feeling Husky !!!!!!
— Rodney Purvis (@rpurvis_0) April 5,...
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...
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April 01, 2013
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...
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April 01, 2013
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...
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...
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.
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...
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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...