04
Nov
09

Recruiting: Where are the Griz at?


griz_1

With the early signing period starting on November 11 and last through the 18th I thought I would take a look at where the Grizzly programs currently stand, as I know it. It is very possible that there are a commit or two that I do not know about.

I think it has been a very productive fall for all two programs and for the most part they have filled most of their projected open scholarship. When I say, projected scholarships, I am talking about the number of seniors on the team plus open scholarships. It highly like that there will be at least one scholarship that may open up on a team due to underclassmen deciding to leave.

-

-

weisner

Montana Men

Projected open Scholarships – 4

Commits – 3

SG – Vaughn Autry 6-2 Junipero Serra high school California
SF – Michael Weisner 6-7 Walla Walla high school Washington
PF – Billy Reader 6-8 Lake Oswego high school Oregon

What are they looking for to complete their class: This year the Griz will graduate wings Johnson, McGillis and Staudacher and the following year Young and Taylor, so they need shooting guards and small forward and while they have gotten commitments from two so far, but I think they have to look for another wing. Of the four programs the Griz seem to be the most involved with JC players but still I think they are being selective, and still might sign high school kid if they find the right kid.

Notes: The Griz are still involved with a lot highly ranked wings at both the high school and JC level I think they will be very picky with their last scholarship.

Lady GrizTorry Hill shot in traffic

Projected open Scholarships – 5

Commits – 5

SG – Torry Hill 5-8 Anaconda high school Montana
SG – Lexi Nelson 5-7 Butte high school Montana
SG – Kellie Cole 5-8 Bozeman high school Montana
PF – Jordan Sullivan 6-1 Sidney high school Montana
C – Carly Selvig 6-2 Glendive high school Montana

What are they looking for to complete their class: Robins Selvig should be done but if a scholarship should open up they have to sign a point guard…doesn’t he? I have been say that for past two recruiting classes but Selvig does what he wants and you can not argue with his results.

Notes: Selvig went out and got who he wanted and he should be done. I am still surprised that he did not sign/offer 6-1 Jackie Mee from Libby high school. She is definitely looks like a player who would fit with what the Griz do. Keep an eye on her.

About these ads

4 Responses to “Recruiting: Where are the Griz at?”


  1. 1 CollegeSportsFan
    January 8, 2010 at 12:57 pm

    Selvig calls Lexie Nelson a true point guard.

  2. November 4, 2009 at 6:58 pm

    You are right I forgot to count Woods. That means though Woods who was sf/pf, Banney who is a small forward (kind of) plus Johnson (Mr. every thing), McGillis (SF) and Staudacher (SG) either will leave or never showed up , leaving only Stockton, Cherry, Taylor, and Young to man the three perimeter spots next year. Even if Autry can come in and contribute right away next year I think Tinkle will need to pick up a wing who can play and challenge for major minutes right away. That would point to a JC or a very good freshman. I could see him possibly looking for another big man and a JC wing, but he may also look for a JC wing and a high school wing.

  3. 3 65griz
    November 4, 2009 at 4:37 pm

    5 is the number i come up with also. Another combo guard or shooting guard wing 6ft 5ish type that can shoot the three with handles.

  4. 4 GW
    November 4, 2009 at 3:16 pm

    The Griz also graduate Banny and have an open scholarship due to the non-arrival of Woods. They should have at least 5 schollies open for next year.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


November 2009
M T W T F S S
« Oct   Dec »
 1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30  

Mslacat on Twitter

RSS Binford’s Blog

  • The Down Falls of Living In Montana June 27, 2014
    I feel absolutely blessed to be able to live in Bozeman, MT, but there are a few down falls that we do have to live with. 1) We get disappointed when we "ONLY" see a deer. Our family went to Big Sky this past weekend to celebrate our parents 50th Wedding Anniversary and my kids shrugged their shoulders when we saw deer 20 yards from us. They had al […]
    noreply@blogger.com (Coach Binford)

RSS Coach Scanson’s BLOG

  • To whom this may concern... August 6, 2010
    I am talking to you Dan Muscatell. I am talking to all of you on twitter begging me for more blog. I know you missed me, little did I know that you were craving more blog. I put it on the to-do list and then moved it straight to the top.Montana Coaches Association - 2010 ClinicThis event gets better every year for me. It's not that the speakers are any […]
    Coach Scanson

RSS TW Courtside

  • Stock Watch: Week One November 18, 2009
    I’m back! Now that the season has started it’s time to fire TW Courtside back up for another season. Things look a whole lot different in the Big Sky this year, thanks to graduation. This will be an exciting year!This past week we finally got a chance to see all of the Big Sky teams in action. Albeit, it is always tough to gauge teams at this point because m […]
    Tyler

RSS MSU – Volleyball Blog

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS The Cat-Griz Insider

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS Montana Recruiting News

  • The other side of the July live period: Recruits continue to strive for ... - NBCSports.com July 29, 2014
    The other side of the July live period: Recruits continue to strive for ...NBCSports.com... coach, Jason Fowler, and five of his teammates packed into a gray, 2006 Pontiac Montana — borrowed from Mollison's mother — as they made the seven-hour drive from the birthplace of Anthony Bennett and Tyler Ennis to the birthplace of basketball ...
  • Tester: VA compromise will move agency forward, help Montana - KRTV Great Falls News July 29, 2014
    Tester: VA compromise will move agency forward, help MontanaKRTV Great Falls NewsDouble from $60,000 to $120,000 the total amount a VA facility could contribute to the repayment of an employee's educational loans. Tester described that as an important tool for recruiting doctors and nurses, many of whom face massive student loan debt.
  • Beach's Bits: Vegas Vittles, Part 1 - Dawgman.com (subscription) July 28, 2014
    Beach's Bits: Vegas Vittles, Part 1Dawgman.com (subscription)LAS VEGAS - Running the Las Vegas recruiting gauntlet can test the mettle of even the most battle tested recruitniks. Navigating the interconnected arterials crisscrossing the Vegas grid involves careful planning and precise timing. But if you do it ...and more »
  • West foils East - Pittsburg Morning Sun July 28, 2014
    West foils EastPittsburg Morning SunWest quarterback Greyson Tempel, a Pittsburg State recruit from Garden City who struggled for most of the first half Saturday, found a groove in the second West drive of the second half. "We just had to settle down," ... Tempel matched a single-game ...and more »
  • CSU coach restructures women's basketball staff - The Coloradoan July 2, 2014
    CSU coach restructures women's basketball staffThe ColoradoanLavin, a former head coach at both South Dakota and Wyoming, will remain in charge of gameday preparations, opponent scouting and practice evaluation, the school said in a news release, but will not recruit. Former Ashley Wiens, a former Colorado State ...CSU announces changes to women's […]

Categories

  • 369,675

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

%d bloggers like this: