Kentucky, Noel have much to learnNerlens Noel has a wingspan worthy of a bald eagle, and the light touch of a longshoreman. He is more size than skill, more potential than polish and considerably less than he will be if he figures ... Yet last year's USA TODAY High School Player of ...
Duke, Kentucky Will Have Scouts All Over the Nerlens Noel-Mason Plumlee ...Plumlee, listed 6-foot-10 and 230lbs, isn't as explosive or nearly as long as Noel, but makes up for it other areas. Fighting to make his way into the lottery discussion in this year's NBA draft, the Duke senior has carved out an impressive career with ...
Nerlens Noel Sits Atop of SI.com 2013 NBA Draft BoardNerlens Noel Sits Atop of SI.com 2013 NBA Draft Board. Nerlens Noel Sits Atop of SI.com 2013 NBA Draft Board. Everyone knows you aren't supposed to compare Nerlens Noel and Anthony Davis, but they might have one thing in common. They could both ...
Zeller, Noel, Muhammad, Len, McAdoo In Ford's Top-5 For 2013 DraftThe 2012-13 college basketball season is underway, which means attention to the 2013 NBA Draft is already being paid. ESPN's Chad Ford has Cody Zeller, Nerlens Noel, Shabazz Muhammad, Alex Len and James Michael McAdoo in his top-5 in no ...
2013 NBA Mock Draft: Setting the stageThe youngest of the trio of Zeller brothers sits atop our 2013 Mock Draft and NBA Draft Top 101 while we have Muhammad lower than just about everyone else.
Kentucky vs. Maryland: Alex Len, Nerlens Noel Match-up BreakdownAs for Len, his intriguing size has dubbed him as a true NBA prospect. Standing at 7-foot-1, Len is a native of Ukraine and expectations are soaring for him in his second year in College Park.
Who's No. 1 pick in 2013 draft?Recommend0 · Tweet0 · Email. During college hoops season, Jay Bilas and Chad Ford will start the week off by addressing a big question, evaluating NBA prospects on the rise and looking ahead to the next week. ... In the 2012, 2011, 2010, and 2009 ...
Notre Dame men's basketball: Irish will see another great crop of freshmenRolling through names of Kentucky players he knows, Notre Dame freshman Cameron Biedscheid mentioned Archie Goodwin, Ryan Harrow, Alex Poythress and Nerlens Noel. Three of ... Three of the five starters off that squad were first-round NBA draft picks.
NBA Teams That Wish They Had Been Drafting in '13 Class... Shabazz Muhammad and Nerlens Noel all have higher ceilings than anyone taken last year with two eyebrows. It's not that the players taken in 2012 were bad.
NBA Draft 2013: Latest Big Board and Top 30 Projections for Week of Dec. 4He's averaging some solid figures for the Terps (14.7 points, 9.0 rebounds and 2.6 blocks per contest), and already showed he can ball against the best, including an incredible performance against Nerlens Noel to start the season. If he continues to ...
An early look at top 2013 NBA Draft prospectsArchie Goodwin, 6-foot-5 freshman, Kentucky: Goodwin may see teammates Alex Poythress and Nerlens Noel drafted higher than him, but he's likely Kentucky's most talented offensive player, a scorer with excellent athleticism and the ability to get to the ...
2013 NBA Draft: Ranking the Best Defensive ProspectsFor some of these NBA prospects, their entire draft-livelihood might depend solely on defense. It's the side of the ball that could make or break them.
Kentucky Basketball: Full Preview, Predictions and Storylines for 2012-13Just two weeks later, Calipari's entire starting five declared for the NBA draft, joining senior Darius Miller to round out the departure of the top-six scorers.
John Clay: Kentucky's Nerlens Noel brings the grit with the talent1 overall pick in the NBA Draft. Davis had one game in which he made four steals all of last season (Alabama, Jan. 21). Noel arrived on campus with the reputation as a primo shot blocker, the glamour guy of the defensive set. No one told us he was a ...
What we learned from college hoops' opening weekendSure, Kentucky won the national championship last season, but thanks to the NBA Draft, Calipari's entire roster was virtually wiped out.
Who Has the Better Freshmen: Arizona or UCLA?2 after Nerlens Noel's reclassification) would decide on UCLA. Shabazz Muhammad ... If the recruiting classes are analyzed through this lens then UCLA, with the top pick in the NBA Draft and two other solid draft candidates, would win out. Another ...
Notre Dame basketball freshman Cameron Biedscheid earning his minutesHe's in the same category as Kentucky's current Fab Four, on a first-name basis with Nerlens Noel, Alex Poythress, Archie Goodwin and Willie Cauley-Stein.
No-Brainer One-and-Done College BallersIt's in a player's best interest to declare for the NBA draft when their stock is at its peak. A one-and-done prospect feels they have nothing to gain from a ... Nerlens Noel is going to take a while. This isn't someone you can expect to compete for ...
Karl Towns Jr expected to commit to Kentucky Wildcats today1 player in the Class of 2015, but could reclassify to 2014, putting him closer to the 2015 NBA Draft. "I don't know about ... It also showed when Nerlens Noel blocked a shot and didn't get the rebound when the Cats were trailing by three late in the ...
2013 NBA Mock Draft: Which Stud Prospects Are on the Rise?If an NBA prospect is 7'1'', that's probably why he's an NBA prospect. But not Len. Len can ball, and the 7'1'' label only makes him tougher to contain.