Monday, May 26th, 2014

 

The art of recruiting junior college players

A Division I basketball coach who knows Tennessee coach Donnie Tyndall and his staff told me a couple of weeks ago that “besides Wichita State, no staff in the country may be more connected in the junior college ranks than Tennessee.” Of course, that coach was referring to the great Steve Forbes, former Tennessee assistant, ace recruiter, and the captain of the All-Lobby team at the Final Four (the dude knows everybody). He’s also a former junior college head coach, and before Wichita State’s Gregg Marshall rescued him from theRead More