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Andy Barba enrolls at ISA to prepare for college basketball

By Nate Barnes 07/19/2019, 9:00am EDT

Andy Barba's college future is nearly set in ink. The 6-foot-6 wing committed to Miami (Ohio) last year and plans to sign with the RedHawks during the early signing period in November.

Welcome to the Full Court Press, your destination for offseason Ohio State basketball recruiting updates.

Ohio State basketball offers four-star center Charles Bediako

By Stephen Means 07/16/2019, 12:00pm EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio State men’s basketball has offered Charles Bediako of Andrews Osborne Academy (Ohio).

Charles Bediako emerges at FIBA u19 World Cup

By Evan Daniels 07/04/2019, 9:58am EDT

The FIBA u19 World Cup is full of players that have already established their reputations  in high school basketball or in the professional ranks, but there’s been plenty of opportunity for new prospects to emerge.

Keon Ambrose-Hylton led with 16 points in Canada's 71-70 loss to Mali on Sunday at the FIBA under-19 Basketball World Cup.

Good Morning, Illini Nation: Scouring the planet for talent

By Scott Richey 06/29/2019, 12:00pm EDT

Welcome to “Good Morning, Illini Nation,” your daily dose of college basketball news from Illini beat writer and AP Top 25 voter Scott Richey. He’ll offer up insights every morning until practice tips off.

Rutgers Basketball offers power forward Charles Bediako

By Matt Agnoli 05/12/2019, 4:01pm EDT

After stopping by an open gym at the International Sports Academy in Willoughby, Ohio, Rutgers extended a scholarship offer to Top 100 2021 forward Charles Bediako. The 6-foot-11 big man out of Brampton, Ontario plays under Dave Briski, the high school coach of current Rutgers guard Caleb McConnell.

A Look at Ohio State's Top In-State Basketball Recruiting Targets

By Colin Hass-Hill 03/25/2019, 8:35am EDT

The easiest thing a newly hired head coach can do to win the support of a fan base is to publicly declare their intention to recruit the best in-state high school players to play for their college program.

About a week ago, several prospects headed to Charlotte to compete in the Basketball Without Borders Global Camp, which certainly held a few high-profile names in the event.

Vandy offers four-star forward Ambrose

By Chad Bishop 02/22/2019, 3:25pm EST

Four-star forward Keon Ambrose announced Friday a scholarship offer from Vanderbilt. The junior in Ohio posted the news on his Twitter page.