Nine of the record 13 prep players who declared for the NBA Draft remain as early candidates.
Indiana committed Top Ten recruit Josh Smith. The Hoosiers are challenging Texas for the best recruiting class.
A top 100 forward considered to be one of the nation's top 10 players committed to Indiana.
A top 100 forward from Alabama pledged to Texas, giving the 'Horns four top players for the Class of 2004.