by Brian Horace
Mike Krzyzewski and the Duke Blue Devils have a scholarship offer to class of 2020 point guard Nico Mannion. The 6’3, 180lb Mannion has been blowing up as of late and becoming a hot commodity on the recruiting trail. Haling from Siena, Italy, Mannion plays currently for Pinnacle High school in Phoenix, AZ. An Athletic play-maker and ball handler who can play fast but under control he also has the ability to be a catch and shoot threat who has next level ability to pass and relocate. He is currently ranked 23rd by 247Sports and 20th by EPSN.
Nico, comes from NBA stock as his father, Pace, played for the Utah Jazz and overseas in Italy. There is still the possibility that Mannion will reclassify to the 2019 class. He’s the second offer Duke has extended in the 2020 class, the other being RJ Hampton. In addition to Duke, Mannion holds offers from Arizona, Villanova, UCLA, and Kansas.