By Brian Horace
Bryan Antoine, the top shooting guard in the both the ESPN 60 and 247sports rankings for the 2019 class has narrowed his list to 5 via a tweet. The 6’4 guard out of Tinton Falls, NJ is a high level athlete, good long range shooter and has a knack for getting to and finishing at the rim. Antoine is now considering Duke, Kentucky, Villanova, Kansas and Florida.
Easier in the month Duke made the final 5 for 5 Star wing Wendell Moore out of Concord, NC. Moore included 4 ACC schools in his list. In addition to Duke, North Carolina, Wake Forest and N.C. State made the cut along with the South Carolina Gamecocks.
Several Duke recruits will be in action this month. Bryan Antoine, Armando Bacot, Matthew Hurt, Josiah James, Cole Anthony, Jalen Lecque, Will Baker and Joe Girard will be trying out for the USAA Basketball U18 team, tryouts will begin May 28th and continue through June 2. In addition to Duke recruits, pledges Joey Baker and Zion Williamson will also be attending the tryouts.
The 2018 FIBA Americas U18 Championship for Men will be held June 10 through 16 in St. Catharines, Canada.