Five-star NCAA basketball recruits do not spring fully formed from the head of John Calipari. As the 2014 recruiting class heads into its senior season of high school ball, these are players whose bodies and games are still very much in development, and even the best have some questions lingering about the weaknesses that could dog them in the future.
For North Carolina commit Justin Jackson, the question is a common one: Will he be able to bulk up enough for major-conference competition? The 185-lb swingman has plenty of skill, but he’ll need some muscle to survive against the likes of Florida State and Virginia.
Herein, a closer look at Jackson and the questions haunting each of the rest of ESPN’s 5-star prospects in the class of 2014.