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'10 PF Papa Samba Ndao (Verbal to St. Joe's)

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  1. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Montverde Academy (Montverde, FL)

    AAU: Dallas Heroes

    Ht: 6-foot-9
    Wt: 220 lbs

    Rivals rating: 3* PF
    Scout rating: 4*; #15 SF
    ESPN rating: 89 grade (high major prospect); #57 PF

    Reported Offers: Boston College, Central Florida, Harvard, SMU, St. Joseph's, TCU
     
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    Ndao is the first known recruiting target of Tad Boyle.

    Very long and athletic combo forward. Skinny and limited on the offensive end, Ndao will take some time to develop but could be special.

    Signed with Boston College in the fall period, but was let out of his scholarship after the coaching change. CU just popped up this weak as one of his top choices, although no offer has been reported.

    He was on a Senegal touring team with Aziz N'Diaye in 2008.
     
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    Not that it matters, but ESPN has him rated at:
    [89] - "High Major prospect" meaning that he has potential to start & significantly contribute as a freshman for most Div. I programs.

    Toby Veal ('08), Shane Harris-Tunks, & Alec Burks were all listed in this category as well, so who knows. H-T was also an [89], Veal an [88] while Burks was rated at [87].
     
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    I like the size of this kid.
     
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    buff4bcs1985 Hail to the King

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    yes please
     
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    I assume that everyone forgot about Papa, just like I did?

    Well guess who was was on an official visit to CU this weekend?

    The Buffs may be getting the 2010 Power Forward we were hoping for. Cross your fingers and stay tuned.

    :gobuffs:
     
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    Also, Scout has updated its grade on Papa. He's now a 4* prospect who they consider the 15th best power forward in the nation for this class.
     
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    Oh **** yeah.
     
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    yeesh. worst weather for a visit, hope it went well otherwise.
     
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    Any news on how the visit went?
     
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    anything?
     
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    Still hasn't made up his mind.

    "Colorado, Alabama-Birmingham and St. Joseph's are the schools that he is still considering," said Montverde Academy head coach Kevin Sutton.

    http://colorado.rivals.com/content.asp?CID=1094694

    Hopefully we'll hear something in the next week.
     
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    any news...?
     
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    buff4bcs1985 Hail to the King

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    any news?
     
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    buff4bcs1985 Hail to the King

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    This one hurts.
     
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    ****!! Going to play with Pat Swilling jr.
     
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    I know. I was thinking that we need to schedule those guys.
     

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