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Greene Visiting SJU, West Virginia; Tyler Harris Sets In-Home Visits
Phil Greene, a 6-foot-2, 170-pound senior combo guard from Chicago, will visit West Virginia the weekend of Sept. 17 and St. John’s Sept. 24.
That same weekend, West Virginia will also host Trey McDonald, a 6-9 power forward from Battle Creek (Mich.), and 6-5 small forward Aaron Brown of Landsdowne (Pa.) Penn Wood. Brown has already committed to the Mountaineers for 2011.
Greene, who attends IMG Academies in Bradenton, Fla., previously said DePaul, St. John’s and West Virginia were his top three.
He is also considering Oklahoma State, UTEP, Oregon, Arizona State, TCU and Marquette.
“I’m a good scorer who can shoot, drive and dish,” he said. “I’m also a very good defender.”
TYLER HARRIS SETS IN-HOMES (UPDATED 9/13)
Tyler Harris, a 6-8 forward at St. Benedict’s Prep, has set the following in-home visits:
Saturday – Providence
Sunday – N.C. State, South Florida
Monday, Sept. 20 – Iowa, St. John’s
No dates yet – UConn
(Photo courtesy West Virginia Illustrated)
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Adam Zagoria is a Basketball Insider who covers basketball at all levels. A contributor to The New York Times and SportsNet New York (SNY), he is also the author of two books and is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker. His articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide. He also won an Emmy award for his work on the SNY mini-documentary on Syracuse guard Tyus Battle.
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