“Stephenson, arguably the nation’s most overprized high school basketball talent, would have to decide whether a scholarship is a priceless gift or an unwanted obstacle; he’d have to either commit to an education or forgo the charade and play a year in Europe, where he could learn to insult his teammates and coaches in a foreign language before he skips to the NBA and becomes Commissioner David Stern’s latest ward.” Jenkins is in favor of making all first years sit out the Varsity season in order to adjust to school,
Lance seems like a standup guy.
i think sally is correct about lance. i’d like to see h.s. seniors have the chance to go into the nba but if one chooses to go to college they can’t enter the draft until after their soph. yr. i think it’s too late to bring back freshman ball in college and kids aren’t going to sit for one yr without playing.