Ricardo Young opted for Virginia Tech on Thursday after deciding the Terrapin QB picture was getting too crowded with the Verbal Commitment of Tyler Smith.
DeShawn Painter, 6-9 PF from Hargrave Military Academy is in College Park this weekend for his official visit. It’s down to 3 ACC schools for this USC de-commit. Maryland is his final visit and here’e hoping he realizes that playing for Maryland would be the right decision for him.
Terrence Ross has joined the recruiting team for Maryland trying to entice his buddy from Oregon, Terrence Jones to join him at Maryland for the 2010 class. “Right now, I think it’s more Terrence Ross recruiting him than Maryland recruiting him, but that’s just me speaking for him, so you’d have to talk to him,” said Jefferson coach Pat Strickland.
… “He can play all five positions and he can guard all five positions, from point guard to center,” Strickland said. “As a sophomore, he played point guard for us 75 percent of the time. He has a great feel for the game. His passing really stands out. And he’s a very good shot-blocker and rebounder.” Read the rest of the article in Matt Bracken’s column.