UTEP adds Ladarius Brewer to 2017 Class 

UTEP adds Ladarius Brewer to 2017 Class 

 The Miners received a commitment from 2017 Guard Ladarius Brewer from Meridian, Mississippi.  Will Sammon, a recruiting editor of the Clarion Ledger, first reported the commitment.  Brewer is a 6’6″ forward for his high school but is expected to play the guard role at the next level. He was on a official visit to Duquesne this past weekend.  The commitment kind of came out of left field as no offer or interest had ever been reported. The 2017 class now includes Brewer and Kobe Magee. 

UTEP to host 2017 Recruit

UTEP to host 2017 Recruit

After a visit from Tim Floyd, East LA forward Roderick Williams has changed his mind on visiting Utah this weekend and will make a trip to El Paso.  WestCoastHoops has been updating the twitter world with the recruitment of the highly sought athletic forward. At 6’6″ and 215, Williams is a good enough athlete to face up at the four position but primary likes to attack the rim. Could be similiar to a Vince Hunter or Terry Winn type of player. In this summers Drew League playoffs, Williams averaged 21.5…

Vince Hunter signs with Chicago Bulls

Vince Hunter signs with Chicago Bulls

After an outstanding first season in the D-League, Vince Hunter is getting a shot to make an NBA roster with the Chicago Bulls. According to NBC Sports, Hunter and former Colorado State forward JJ Avila, were signed by the Bulls to compete for the final roster spot with guards Spencer Dinwiddie and D’vantes Smith-Rivera. Hunter averaged 21.8 PPG and 11.3 RPG for the Reno Bighorns last season.  Chicago starts training camp on the 27th and first preseason game is October 2nd.