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    New Basketball offer

    From a friend of the family coach Mac has offered son of Ronnie Harris..Harrison Barnes a fresh at Ames High a scholarship. Mac has been great at spoting talent early and it would be huge to get Harrison Barnes on board!



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    Re: New Basketball offer

    I see he's listed at 6'4". Does he project as a guard or small forward in college? I know, it's early but I'm just curious as I've not heard anything about him.



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    I don't believe you for one reason; NCAA guidelines say that you can't contact high school freshman.


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    Re: New Basketball offer

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclone62 View Post
    I don't believe you for one reason; NCAA guidelines say that you can't contact high school freshman.
    play nice 62 ...

    wasn't there news we were talking to some 12 year old a few months back (ok maybe 14) they can verbal all they want



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    I am playing nice, just pointing out the flaw in this claim.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclone62 View Post
    I don't believe you for one reason; NCAA guidelines say that you can't contact high school freshman.

    Wow someone better tell Mac to stop doing it then b/c i remember hearing about Jordan Dykstra...I guess the family doesn't know..you do




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    Re: New Basketball offer

    Quote Originally Posted by nickborton View Post
    Wow someone better tell Mac to stop doing it then b/c i remember hearing about Jordan Dykstra...I guess the family doesn't know..you do

    thatta kid - sock it to him!

    Dykstra! he's like barely out of diapers and we're all about him



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    Re: New Basketball offer

    I can back up nickborton's claim on the scholarship offer. My cousin is a friend of the Harris/Barnes family and he told me about the recent offer a few days ago. I didn't want to say anything at first, but since nickb has brought it up, I thought I'd chime in to back him up.



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    Re: New Basketball offer

    What position does he project at? I've heard the kid's good before, but I didn't know he was "offering him a scholarship as a freshman" good.




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    Re: New Basketball offer

    i trust all offers Mac has been making lately....people have been quick to jump on some offers and then weeks later rankings change and everyone is excited



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    Re: New Basketball offer

    NCAA rules do in fact say coaches can't initiate contact with recruitable athletes before their junior year, but they can send letters, and nothing prohibits recruits from contacting the coaches to talk and to set up unofficial visits. On visits coaches can offer scholarships, recruits can only verbal as they can't sign until their senior year. We can offer scholarships, it is done quite frequently. Remember Jeff Horner and Dean Oliver at Iowa? This would be our second 2010 comittment.



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    Re: New Basketball offer

    They are projecting him at 6'7" and playing the 3 spot



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    Re: New Basketball offer

    i personally dont like expending out scholarhips this early. you never know who is going to come out of the woodwork in 2009 that we wont have a scholarship for in 2010 because we gave them away 4 yrs earlier



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    Re: New Basketball offer

    Quote Originally Posted by nickborton View Post
    i trust all offers Mac has been making lately....people have been quick to jump on some offers and then weeks later rankings change and everyone is excited
    Couldn't agree more. I'm interested in hearing about his game. Has anyone seen him play?



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