NCAA Men's Basketball

LSU lands coveted recruit Watford

(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) LSU coach Will Wade says highly rated power forward Trendon Watford has signed to play for the Tigers.

The 6-foot-9, 230-pound Watford has been playing for Mountain Brook High School in Birmingham, Alabama, where he was part of three straight Class 7A state championships.

During his senior season, he averaged 23.7 points, 11.8 rebounds and 2.5 blocks.


AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Duke32-6
2 Virginia35-3
3 North Carolina29-7
4 Gonzaga33-4
5 Michigan State32-7
6 Tennessee31-6
7 Kentucky30-7
8 Michigan30-7
9 Texas Tech31-7
10 Florida State29-8
View Complete Poll
RPI Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Duke32-6
2 Kansas26-10
3 Virginia35-3
4 North Carolina29-7
5 Houston33-4
6 Michigan State32-7
7 Tennessee31-6
8 Gonzaga33-4
9 Kentucky30-7
10 Buffalo32-4
View Complete Poll