August 28, 2007
Painter has interest from all over
Young big men who are athletic and can run the court always are in demand for college coaches. In the 2009 class one of the best big guys is none other than DeShawn Painter. Painter ran with the Boo Williams AAU team this summer, and saw nearly every program in the country give him considerable attention.
Overall it was a productive summer for Painter. He was a dominant force on the Boo Williams 16 and under squad, and also was one of the best players at the prestigious Nike Hoops Jamboree.
When it comes to recruiting, there is no shortage of schools chasing the big man. He is receiving letters fro Duke, Florida, UConn, Florida State, Clemson, Ohio State, Louisville, Virginia, Virginia Tech, Kansas, Old Dominion and George Mason.
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