November 14, 2007

Samuels wants to win a championship

Louisville coach Rick Pitino got faxes Wednesday from two of the top 15 players in the class of 2008. One those prospects, 6-foot-9 power forward Samardo Samuels, is a five-star prospect and the No. 7 recruit overall in the class of 2008.

While the hype may not have reached him in New Jersey at St. Benedict's Prep School, every local media outlet in Louisville was buzzing about the news that his signature had reached final destination.

While he said that no other coaches have been recruiting him very hard since he made his verbal commitment in June, he made a quick visit to Louisville recently just to make sure his heart was sold on UofL.

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