The Cincinnati Bearcats received a commitment on Sunday from their No. 1 recruiting target, ESPN 100 power forward Jermaine Lawrence of Springfield Gardens, N.Y.
Scott Drew's Baylor Bears closed strong as power forward Ricardo Gathers (LaPlace, La./Riverside Academy), ESPNU's No. 35 overall prospect in the Class of 2012, committed to Baylor on Monday.
ESPNU 100 SF Kyle Anderson, No. 5 overall in the 2012 class commits to UCLA.
Omar Calhoun, McKenzie Moore, Chris McCullough highlight the West Virginia Jam Fest, writes Dave Telep.
Players use the spring evaluation period to get their name out there and the summer period to raise their stock, writes Dave Telep.
P.J. Hairston, Khem Birch stand out at the National Prep Showcase, writes Dave Telep.
St. John's big class, including six ESPNU 100 prospects, tops the Big East, writes Dave Telep.
ESPNU 100 SF Amir Garrett commits to St. John's, becoming the Red Storm's eighth commitment, writes Dave Telep.