Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

Top prospect Wall denies he's going pro as recruitment intensifies


As 18-year-old John Wall sat in a lounge at the Westin Times Square on Wednesday -- coincidentally, just six floors above where the NBA draft's media day is held every June -- the first thing he did was address an NBA draft rumor that had gone viral in the past 24 hours. Word was that Wall, the top-rated point guard in the class of 2009, might try to bypass college altogether, because he's in his fifth year of high school (at Word of God Academy in Raleigh, N.C.) and will turn 19 in September, thus potentially making him an eligible draftee under the NBA's age-limit rule. (Sports Illustrated)


Share: Facebook | Twitter | Email

Related:

Recent Basketball Recruiting News:

Kevin Knox is Mr. Popularity ever since his friends committed to colleges

Knox, Vanderbilt among top 2017 basketball recruits remaining

Video: Zion Williamson Scores 41

Video: Coby White Off-Day Workout No. 2

Jalek Felton showing leadership at Gray Collegiate


© 2005-2016 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.