May 5, 2009

Five-Star Knight talks interest in KU

During a recent open gym session at Pine Crest High School in Coral Springs, Fla., a whose who of college coaches flocked to the gymnasium wanting nothing more than to leave a lasting impression on Brandon Knight, the 6-foot-3, 185-pound point guard. During the open gym session, the opportunity to sit-down and converse didn't present itself, as player and coach, at the time, weren't allowed to communicate. So, as the No. 2 ranked player in the class of 2010 did what he does best on the hardwood, an impressive list of coaches looked on in amazement. Who exactly was on hand? Jayhawk Slant has the latest inside.

Had coaches been allowed to attend AAU events during the month of April, Knight would have likely been one of the most watched prospects in the 2010 class. Currently, the five-star prospect is being recruited by the likes of Connecticut, Duke, Florida, Georgia Tech, Kansas, Kentucky, Miami, Syracuse and others.

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