June 6, 2011

Poythress talks Duke

The basketball staff in Durham has started to figure out the main prospects that they will recruit from the class of 2012. With 6-foot-3 shooting guard Rasheed Sulaimon already on board, the Duke coaching staff has been concentrating on some post players and they're starting to get more involved with some combo forwards as well.

One player they've definitely started to be more serious about is Alex Poythress from Tennessee. The 6-foot-8 combo forward has had an impressive spring with the Georgia Stars and he's displayed a full package to the scouts in attendance, from his usual attacking, slashing game and his consistent work on the glass to his improved jump shot and his cleaner handle in transition.

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