After consecutive recruiting classes topped by defensive specialists Anthony Davis and Nerlens Noel, it’s finally time for offensive players to get their due in the college hoops class of 2013. This year’s pool of incoming freshmen features scorers by the bushel, whether they’re big men powering the ball in from the low block or guards scorching the nets from beyond the arc.
One player who can do a little of both is Kentucky-bound James Young. The athletic small forward has a well-developed catch-and-shoot game but is also very much at home challenging shot-blockers in the paint.
Read on for more on Young and the rest of the best offensive weapons who will be entering the college ranks next fall.