D’ Angelo Russell High School Basketball Recruit

Today we’re talking about high school basketball recruit, D’ Angelo Russell. Does this young man have the ability to play at the next level or should college coaches not waste their time recruiting him?

Exposure is the key to getting recruited for college. If coaches know about you they will recruit you.  Is D’ Angelo Russell receiving the right amount of exposure from college coaches for the kind of basketball player he is?

Is the high school coach taking care of his responsibilities and providing all the assistance, knowledge and expertise to help D’ Angelo Russell gain the attention of college programs?  The role of high school coaches is to develop the student athlete to become the best athlete that they can possibly be.  Is this coach doing the job?

Sometimes playing on a good high school basketball team can make the difference in gaining exposure for high school student athletes.  Obviously if you’re on a high school team that has a track record of winning and that team has consistent success then naturally it will gain the attention of college recruiters.  Does the team that D’ Angelo Russell is on meet those expectations?  If not, where does this high school basketball program fall short?

In my opinion, only 2% of high school student athletes from a particular state will receive a full athletic scholarship.  Is it possible that D’ Angelo Russell will receive a full athletic scholarship or will he fall short and end up playing basketball at the division two level or maybe even the division three level?

AAU basketball is a big deal and playing on the right club team can mean all the difference in a high school student athlete gaining the attention of college coaches.  If you’re on a club team that is reaping the benefits of being a high profile team, will that help the players with gaining exposure to college programs?  Do you believe that D’ Angelo Russell is on the right AAU basketball program or should he play somewhere else?

What are your thoughts on basketball recruit D’ Angelo Russell? Your opinions about this high school basketball player is welcomed.

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I am the editor of The Woods Recruiting Blog. I write about the college recruiting process where I educate parents and student athletes on the strategies of going from high school athlete to college athlete.

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