Bulldogs land another one

A place to discuss tomorrow's MVC stars.

Bulldogs land another one

Postby DUBulldog » October 1st, 2017, 6:58 pm

Messiah Jones, 6'6" forward from Simeon High in Chicago has committed to the Bulldogs

https://twitter.com/MessiahAMJones/status/914653056389836800

Sounds like Drake has a decent chance at one of his teammates, too.
User avatar
DUBulldog
Site Admin
Site Admin
 
Posts: 2252
Joined: August 4th, 2010, 10:17 pm

Bulldogs land another one

Sponsor

Sponsor
 

Re: Bulldogs land another one

Postby tribecalledquest » October 2nd, 2017, 10:07 am

The # of great players to come out of Chicago Simeon over the years is rivaled by very few HS in the country.

Jones is a high upside play by Coach Medved. He is clearly going after a different type of player than Ray did.
tribecalledquest
All MVC
All MVC
 
Posts: 951
Joined: August 4th, 2010, 10:57 am

Re: Bulldogs land another one

Postby Blers » October 2nd, 2017, 10:33 am

I love what Drake's doing recruiting wise.

LU recruited Moore early, really like him as a scoring guard. While we didn't recruit Jones, but i wish we had. Undersized 4, with bounce and a super high motor. Reminds me of christian thomas, or a more athletic (but far less polished) version of Aundre Jackson
Blers
MVC starter
MVC starter
 
Posts: 254
Joined: March 21st, 2016, 2:33 pm

Re: Bulldogs land another one

Postby DUBulldog » October 2nd, 2017, 2:21 pm

Blers wrote:I love what Drake's doing recruiting wise.

LU recruited Moore early, really like him as a scoring guard. While we didn't recruit Jones, but i wish we had. Undersized 4, with bounce and a super high motor. Reminds me of christian thomas, or a more athletic (but far less polished) version of Aundre Jackson


Simeon's coach compares him to a smaller Ed Morrow....I'd be ok with that.

Jones gives Drake something they've been missing in recent years....a 6'6" long, athletic rebounder/shot blocker. Seems like every team in the MVC has those guys, except Drake.

Still keeping my fingers crossed that Drake can also get his high school teammate, Xavier Pinson.
User avatar
DUBulldog
Site Admin
Site Admin
 
Posts: 2252
Joined: August 4th, 2010, 10:17 pm

Re: Bulldogs land another one

Postby Red » October 3rd, 2017, 1:15 pm

DUBulldog wrote:Messiah Jones, 6'6" forward from Simeon High in Chicago has committed to the Bulldogs

https://twitter.com/MessiahAMJones/status/914653056389836800

Sounds like Drake has a decent chance at one of his teammates, too.

Messiah? No pressure with a name like that.
Red
All MVC
All MVC
 
Posts: 630
Joined: August 4th, 2010, 3:37 pm

Re: Bulldogs land another one

Postby tribecalledquest » October 10th, 2017, 8:31 am

DUBulldog wrote:Messiah Jones, 6'6" forward from Simeon High in Chicago has committed to the Bulldogs

https://twitter.com/MessiahAMJones/status/914653056389836800

Sounds like Drake has a decent chance at one of his teammates, too.


Xavier Pinson ended up committing to Kent State.
tribecalledquest
All MVC
All MVC
 
Posts: 951
Joined: August 4th, 2010, 10:57 am

Re: Bulldogs land another one

Postby Drakey » October 11th, 2017, 2:50 pm

I didn't care about Pinson. Jones was the target. I actually thought they might have offered Pinson just to get Jones.
Drakey
MVC starter
MVC starter
 
Posts: 355
Joined: August 6th, 2010, 9:21 am


Return to MVC Basketball Recruiting

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests