Chet Holmgren is new No. 1 recruit in ESPN rankings

 Posted by at 10:23 AM on June 9, 2020  Comments Off on Chet Holmgren is new No. 1 recruit in ESPN rankings
Jun 092020
 

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For more than a year, Jonathan Kuminga has been the undisputed No. 1 player in the basketball recruiting class of 2021, holding the top spots in the Rivals.com, 247Sports and ESPN rankings.

The bigger rankings debate for that group has been centered on who should come next in the class, with the top candidates being smooth-shooting 6-foot-9 forward Patrick Baldwin Jr., versatile 6-10 power forward Paolo Banchero, and unique 7-foot prospect Chet Holmgren.

Though Kuminga has not yet officially announced a move to the 2020 class, he did graduate from his New Jersey high school over the weekend, and it’s become even more clear that reclassification is a foregone conclusion. So, who will be the new No. 1 in 2021?

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Top schools for basketball recruit Chet Holmgren

 Posted by at 8:55 PM on March 5, 2020  Comments Off on Top schools for basketball recruit Chet Holmgren
Mar 052020
 

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There still hasn’t been much Kentucky buzz surrounding Chet Holmgren — the No. 2 overall prospect in the 2021 class, according to 247Sports — but the high school basketball star does apparently have a group of major colleges circling his recruitment.

Holmgren has told Tipton Edits that North Carolina, Minnesota, Gonzaga, Ohio State, Memphis, Maryland, and Georgetown are the schools prioritizing him at this stage in the recruiting process.

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