June 14, 2007

Garcia visits UofL before overseas trip

East Chicago (Ill.) Central forward Angel Garcia is about to embark on a two-month overseas trip with the Puerto Rican National Basketball team, but before he packed his bags, he took a weekend trip to Louisville. The 6-11, 210-pound prospect had the Cardinals as one of his top four teams before going on the visit.

Cole said Garcia also likes the fact that Louisville is a basketball town and has a legendary coach at the helm in Rick Pitino.

The Hoosiers have appeared to be the team to beat in Garcia's recruitment, but according to Cole, there is still plenty of time for teams to make a move up the big man's list.

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