In 2010, top 20 recruit Ray McCallum committed to play for Horizon League school Detroit, but McCallum’s father and Detroit head coach Ray McCallum Sr. gave the Titans a significant advantage, and McCallum wasn’t nearly as highly regarded as Tatum.
This year it is being hosted at the home of golf, St. Andrews, Scotland. Yet, during this Open week, the only topic of real interest to anyone remotely associated with golf is whether the precociously talented youngster can fly back to America with the Claret Jug for company.
Instead, concerned parents and youth sports governing bodies should focus on ways to reduce risky player-to-player contact, where most concussions occur, said Colorado School of Public Health researcher Dawn Comstock, one of the study’s authors.
The Flint native who plays prep basketball in Huntington, W.Va., made the announcement on Twitter today, also including Kentucky, North Carolina and Indiana as possibilities. Both are prospects in the 2016 recruiting class. Bridges is a 6-foot-6 small forward.
The latest move was struck on Thursday morning, when the Spurs swung a deal with the Sacramento Kings by acquiring back-up point guard Ray McCallum in exchange for a future second round pick. McCallum will bring athleticism and youth to the Spurs.
Size matters, even for dwarf planets. Pluto is now officially bigger than Eris, one of hundreds of thousands of mini-planets and comet-like objects circling beyond Neptune in a region called the Kuiper Belt.