A Closer Look at Joel James
Center Joel James will likely have a big role on the 2012 Tar Heels as a freshman. With the departures of Tyler Zeller and John...Sunday May 6, 2012Alex Oriakhi to transfer to Missouri
Former Connecticut forward Alex Oriakhi will transfer to Missouri, the Tigers announced Friday. The 6-foot-9, 245-pound Oriakhi will provide an instant inside presence to a...Friday April 13, 2012Nerlens Noel already recruiting Alex Oriakhi
Just hours after top Kentucky recruit Nerlens Noel announced his decision to play in Lexington last night, he took to Twitter to try and lure...Thursday April 12, 2012Missouri in mix to land UConn transfer Alex Oriakhi
Phil Pressey and Alex Oriakhi became friends years ago, back when they played for the same AAU team, and they never lost touch, even as...Wednesday April 11, 2012Rodney Hood, Anthony Gill and Alex Oriakhi among possible transfers to Tobacco Road schools
In terms of new arrivals, the most intriguing names are Connecticut's Alex Oriakhi, South Carolina's Anthony Gill and Mississippi State's Rodney Hood. Oriakhi, a 6-foot-9...Wednesday April 11, 2012Why So Much Interest in Alex Oriakhi?
The Hartford Courant's Dom Amore fielded a question in his Monday mailbag that has been asked recently by plenty of UConn fans. It goes something...Tuesday April 10, 2012Alex Oriakhi Meets With Kentucky, Xavier & Mizzou (Updated)
Over the last couple of days, UConn junior power forward Alex Oriakhi met at his Lowell, Mass., home with Kentucky coach John Calipari, Xavier coach...Saturday April 7, 2012Hoopsbag: North Carolina edition
Alex Oriakhi -- the UConn forward who plans to transfer because of the Huskies’ 2013 NCAA tournament ban -- plans to visit UNC, Duke, Missouri...Friday April 6, 2012John Calipari to Meet With Alex Oriakhi
Former UConn big man Alex Oriakhi is the hottest recruit in the nation. He has one year of eligibility remaining, a stellar academic record, and...Thursday April 5, 2012What's Next: UNC's power forwards
Looking ahead at UNC’s two power forward positions in 2012-13: Whatever James Michael McAdoo's decision, the Tar Heels will need significant contributions from newcomers. Junior...Thursday April 5, 2012ACC Recruiting Links, April 5
North Carolina is traveling to Charlotte for a scrimmage on Thursday, and it could help out with recruiting in the area. Point guard signee Marcus...Wednesday April 4, 2012Alex Oriakhi Will Visit UNC, Duke, Kentucky, Missouri
UConn forward Alex Oriakhi, perhaps the most sought-after transfer in the country, will “definitely visit” North Carolina, Duke, Kentucky and Missouri, his father told Hearst...Wednesday April 4, 2012Possible Landing Spots for Alex Oriakhi
Despite an off year as a junior at UConn, 6-9, 240-pound Alex Oriakhi appears to be in high demand. Adam Zagoria of Zagsblog.com writes that...Tuesday April 3, 2012Marcus Paige, Alex Oriakhi are key for UNC basketball’s rebuilding
Roy Williams is already planning to welcome a four-man recruiting class that includes Marcus Paige, a point guard from Ames, Iowa, who played earlier this...Saturday March 31, 2012Alex Oriakhi Could End Up On Tobacco Road
Alex Oriakhi's request for a release from his scholarship was granted by UConn on Tuesday, meaning that the 6-foot-9 junior will have one year of...Wednesday March 28, 2012UConn transfer Alex Oriakhi interested in UNC
UConn transfer Alex Oriakhi and his father informed InsideCarolina.com on Tuesday evening that North Carolina has not yet made contact, however they confirmed that they...Tuesday March 27, 2012John Henson, Dexter Strickland named Parade All-American2009 Parade All-American First team
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(Sickles) Tampa, Fla...Friday April 3, 2009Wear twins, Henson, & Strickland to play in McDonald's All-American game?
Recruiting analysts have speculated that Kansas signees Thomas Robinson and Elijah Johnson will not be invited to play in the McDonald’s game.
Rivals.com has listed some...Friday February 13, 2009