Nelson, a 6-4 guard who grew up in Harlem, is currently attending the South Kent School in Connecticut, where he plays for head coach Bill Barton. This past year, Nelson and the Cardinals reached the quarterfinals of the 2017 National Prep School Championship, and was All-NEPSAC honorable mention while averaging over 14 points, five rebounds and five assists a game. Prior to 2016-17, Nelson helped lead Cordia High School in Kentucky to the All “A” Classic championship with an MVP performance of 14 points, six rebounds, five assists and three blocks.
Anthony Nelson signed his NLI to Seton Hall today. Skilled point guard with good size. Impressive get for Kevin Willard. pic.twitter.com/2Krz5z44ft— Pat Lawless (@PatLawless_) November 11, 2017