College basketball’s regular season is still a month away, but there are already victories to be scored on the recruiting trail. The best prospects in the country are zeroing in on their top few schools, and the future health of some notable programs will rise and fall based on those decisions.
Rashad Vaughn, for example, has set his list of official visits, and there’s a glaring omission from the star shooting guard’s quintet. The Minnesota native won’t be making a trip to the Twin Cities to see the Golden Gophers, a decision that can’t make new coach Richard Pitino happy.
Read on for more on where Vaughn might be looking instead, along with the latest news on 19 more of the most coveted undecided recruits in the high-school senior class.