Tuesday, September 8, 2009
Zach Price Verbals to Louisville
Zach Price, the 6'10 2011 big man from Lakewood St. Edwards out of Ohio, the same school that produced Michigan State's Delvon Roe, former North Carolina player Jawad Williams, former PF for Henry Bibby at USC, Sam Clancy, and one of Bob Huggin's best PG's that he has coached Steve Logan who starred at Cincinnati, has committed to Rick Pitino and Louisville.
Don Anderson, of the King James Shooting Stars, Price's travel team stated by text that, "Zach felt like it was the right fit, and his parents did also,". Anderson also mentioned, Michigan State was scheduled to see him workout this Thursday, Price also was being recruited by Ohio state, Wake Forest, Wisconsin, Indiana, Miami (FL), Florida, and Xavier.
While Price gets a ton of notoriety and is a member of most services national Top 50 rankings, the best player out of Ohio in the 2011 class may end up being Jakarr Sampson, a 6'8 F from Akron, OH/St. Vincent St. Mary's. Anderson told BOTB that, Michigan State, Ohio State, Xavier, Cincinnati, Dayton, Akron, Pittsburgh, Washington and Miami (FL) are showing big time interest. Ohio State is expected to offer when Anderson and Sampson visits the campus in the near future. Sampson was at the Michigan State/Montana opening football game, along with Anderson and his parents and Jakarr reportedly loved the visit and loves everything about MSU. According to Anderson, Jakarr has the hunger to get better, and it was evident as he and Jakarr went through a individual workout in the MSU practice facility after the football game last Saturday.
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