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Hanner heading to Seton Hall

Wednesday, March 3, 2010, 11:21 AM
Former Southern High standout Jamir Hanner gave an oral commitment yesterday to play men’s basketball at Seton Hall University. The 6-foot-8 senior forward transferred to Nia Prep School in Newark, N.J. before the start of this basketball season. Nia is a seventh- through 12th-grade school with... Read more

Christmas no longer interested in Villanova

Friday, November 27, 2009, 3:29 PM
Villanova is no longer in the running to get an oral commitment from Rakeem Christmas, one of the nation’s elite high school basketball players in the Class of 2011. The Academy of New Church 6-foot-9 junior power forward narrowed his list of schools down to the University of Florida, Georgetown... Read more

Jones commits to Hartford

Thursday, November 5, 2009, 3:51 PM
Neumann-Goretti senior Mustafaa Jones has given an oral commitment to play men’s basketball at the University of Hartford. The 5-foot-11 guard chose the Hawks over Hampton, New Hampshire, Columbia and Brown last night. Jones will be able to sign a binding national letter of intent during... Read more

Duren picks La Salle

Monday, November 2, 2009, 2:33 PM
Neumann-Goretti senior Tyreek Duren gave an oral commitment today to play basketball at La Salle University. The 6-foot, 180-pound point guard chose the Explorers over Temple and Massachusetts. “Out of Temple, La Salle and UMass, I think at La Salle I got the best chance of playing right away... Read more

Duren makes rounds before decision

Thursday, October 29, 2009, 9:45 AM
Neumann-Goretti senior Tyreek Duren will attend today's Temple University men's basketball practice, according to a source close to the situation. The source also said the 6-foot, 180-pound point guard will watch La Salle's Friday practice. Duren plans to make an oral commitment to play college basketball... Read more

Gilchrist visits Villanova

Saturday, October 24, 2009, 4:43 PM
Michael Gilchrist, a junior basketball player at St. Patrick High School (N.J.), is at today’s Villanova homecoming football game against Rhode Island. Gilchrist, the nation’s top basketball recruit regardless of class, was on his second unofficial visit to Villanova this month. ... Read more

Floyd to visit Ohio State

Friday, October 23, 2009, 7:28 PM
Penn State football fans can only hope that Sharrif Floyd has a lousy trip to Columbus, Ohio this weekend. That’s because the George Washington High senior defensive tackle will be there on an official visit to Ohio State. The five-star recruit will attend tomorrow’s homecoming game... Read more

Stewart bound for Rider

Friday, October 23, 2009, 2:53 PM
Neumann-Goretti senior Daniel Stewart gave an oral commitment today to play basketball at Rider University. The 6-foot-6 forward chose the Broncs over Robert Morris. “I just felt like Rider is a good fit for me,” said Stewart, who took an official visit to Rider last weekend. “I... Read more

Kolb becomes Nittany Lions' 20th commitment

Wednesday, October 21, 2009, 7:40 AM
Penn State’s recruiting class got a little deeper. Khamrone Kolb gave the Nittany Lions an oral commitment over this weekend. The Lake Braddock High (Va.) offensive tackle became Penn State’s 20th oral commitment from the class of 2010. The 6-foot-6, 300-pounder, who attended Saturday’s... Read more
About this blog
Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004, currently focusing on colleges and recruiting. He was named the 2007 and 2008 Media Person of the Year by the Southeastern Pennsylvania Soccer Coaches Association. Keith is also the Pennsylvania representative on the McDonald's All-American boys' basketball contact committee.

Keith attended Northeast Catholic High School, where he was an two-time all-Catholic League selection in track and field.

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