Endless Motor Sports had the privilege of speaking with 2017 top 100 wing Jamal Cain fresh off his commitment to Marquette on Saturday. Jamal walks us through what sold him on Marquette, his role for the Golden Eagles, and what he’ll bring to the court starting in 2017.
Francis Okoro is an elite student-athlete currently attending Normal Community West in Normal, Illinois. Okoro enjoyed an excellent Spring/Summer with the St. Louis Eagles AAU team on the EYBL circuit and ended the summer with a #19 ranking nationally for the class of 2019 per 247Sports. Francis is a high major talent and its his combination of length, strength, athleticism, and motor especially on the boards and defensively that will keep coaches tracking his growth.
Taylor Currie is an elite student-athlete currently attending Worthington Christian in Westerville, Ohio. Currie is currently ranked the #128 player in the class of 2019 per 247Sports composite after a great Spring/Summer with the All Ohio Red AAU team on the EYBL circuit. Emerging on the radars of many high major D1 programs, Taylor will continue to garner interest with his ability to rebound, hit the occasional perimeter jumper, and use his length to contest shots at the basket.
Ciaran Brayboy is an elite student-athlete currently attending New Trier Township High School in Glencoe, Illinois. Brayboy is currently ranked the #131 player in the class of 2019 per 247Sports composite after a great Spring/Summer with the Mac Irvin Fire AAU team on the EYBL circuit. Ciaran made a huge leap in his play and displayed the ability to run the floor and rebound his area coupled with a relentless motor.
Bryant Brown is an elite student-athlete currently attending Waukegan High School in Waukegan, Illinois. Brown is one of the best players in Illinois for the class of 2019 and is quickly making a name for himself nationally. Bryant had an excellent Spring/Summer of play where he was a member of both the Illinois Fire and Wolves on the EYBL and UAA circuits. Brown’s blend of athleticism in transition, length on the defensive end, and emerging ball skills ensure that college coaches will keep tabs on his growth as a student-athlete.
Talen Horton-Tucker is an elite student-athlete currently attending Simeon High School in Chicago, Illinois. Horton-Tucker had an excellent Spring/Summer with the Mac Irvin Fire AAU team on the EYBL circuit where the guard-forward established himself as one of the best players in Illinois for the class of 2018. Talen’s combination of strength to overpower smaller opponents, length to snag rebounds, along with his ability to space the floor with perimeter shooting make him an intriguing student-athlete that coaches across America will have their eyes on.
Will Richardson is an elite student-athlete currently attending Liberty County in Midway, Georgia. After a great Spring/Summer with the Georgia Stars, Richardson is sure to see his recruiting profile explode nationally. Will has cemented himself as one of the top point guards in Georgia for the class of 2018. Most impressive about the point guard is his vision to find teammates, size to see over defenses while still being able to put the ball in the basket.
Amari Davis is an elite student-athlete currently attending Trotwood-Madison in Trotwood, Ohio. Amari is just starting his rise onto the national scene but has made a name for himself regionally as a rising sophomore. As a member of All-Ohio AAU team, Davis enjoyed a great Spring/Summer that resulted in tons of success. The shooting guard will continue to turn heads with his ability to score in bunches with his forays to the rim and disrupt defenses with his outstanding length.
Koby Isaac is an elite student-athlete currently attending SW Atlanta Christian in Atlanta, GA. Isaac is a rising combo-guard for the class of 2019, currently ranked the #130 player in the class of 2019 per 247Sports composite rankings. The 6’2 guard did not play on any AAU circuit this Spring/Summer, instead choosing to hone his game, but impressed at several camps. Koby will continue his ascent on the national scene with his ball handling that provides the versatility to play either guard slot, the shiftiness to create separation off the bounce, and solid perimeter shooting which creates optimal spacing.
Ryan Wade is an elite student-athlete currently attending Skyline High School in Ann Arbor Michigan. Ryan is one of the most highly coveted high school prospects in Michigan, currently ranked the #15 player in the state for 2019 per Prep Hoops. The 6’1 guard is a natural scorer with a great jumpshot and the ability to beat defenders off the dribble, while having the court vision to get easy buckets for teammates.