Commitment Status:Signed LOI

Brad Tinsley

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College Choices

School Interest Offer Visit Recruited by
VanderbiltCOMMITTED (05/02/2008)Offered04/12/2008King Rice
Arizona St.NoneOfferedNoneDedrique Taylor
N. CarolinaNoneNone
OregonNoneOfferedNoneErnie Kent
Wake ForestNoneOffered04/25/2008

Scouting Report on Brad Tinsley

by Jerry Meyer - 03/01/2006
A competitive multi-sport athlete, Tinsley is a heady player with above average athleticism. He handles the ball well, makes good decisions and works hard on defense. He has the ability to go either direction and score off the dribble but does need to improve the consistency of his long range jumper.

Jerry Meyer serves as a national scout and recruiting analyst for He played at Lipscomb University where be became college basketball's all-time career assist leader. Meyer earned Mr. Basketball honors in the state of Tennessee as a high school junior and senior. He has served as an assistant coach at Vanderbilt and also co-authored the book, "Basketball Skills and Drills."

Latest News

Class of 2008 Final Rankings06/04/2008

It's official - Oregon's Class of 2008 is one of the deepest and most talented in recent history. With school coming to a close, felt it was the proper time to re-poll the coaches and talent evaluators we talked to last summer to recalculate the Top Ten of the class - and here are the results. Does 6A co-Player of the Year Brad Tinsley remains the top player in the class?

Rivals150 guard finds a new place to play05/03/ Basketball Recruiting
Tinsley Picks His Program05/03/
Tinsley Torn Between Two04/28/
Tinsley discusses visit04/27/
New No. 1 in the 2008 Rivals15004/23/ Basketball Recruiting
Vandy Makes Impression on Tinsley04/14/
Tinsley Taking SEC Visit04/11/
Tinsley Talks Lucky Seven03/28/
4-star Brad Tinsley cuts list to seven03/27/ Basketball Recruiting
Best of the Rest: Point guards03/03/ Basketball Recruiting
List Keeps Growing for Tinsley02/20/
Tinsley drawing overwhelming interest02/18/ Basketball Recruiting
Cats come calling for red-hot Oregon guard02/14/
UVa hoping to make strong push for Tinsley02/14/
Tinsley Taking All Calls02/11/
Tinsley Taking it a Day at a Time01/26/
2008 McDonald's All-American Nominees Announced01/25/
Mid-majors continue to improve talent level11/28/ Basketball Recruiting
Signing Day11/14/
Top Dogs: Best at each position11/14/ Basketball Recruiting
Tinsley Takes in Malibu10/18/
Fastbreak Friday: Taking in the madness10/12/ Basketball Recruiting
Weekend update: Tubby gets big09/24/ Basketball Recruiting
Fastbreak Friday: Dominoes about to tip08/17/ Basketball Recruiting
Tinsley Talks Commitment08/13/
The Weekly Spin: A Fresh Look08/13/
Who's Number One?08/02/
Crunch Time for Tinsley08/01/
The Weekly Spin: Vegas Impact Trio07/29/
Seeley leads Day 2 action07/24/
Tinsley Down to Three07/11/
LeBron James: Final day07/10/ Basketball Recruiting
LeBron James: Sunday action07/09/ Basketball Recruiting
Timetable Change for Tinsley06/21/
Ohio B-Ball Club Steals Victory from Team Jones06/17/
Kingwood off and running04/21/ Basketball Recruiting
Team Jones Escapes with Tourney Title04/16/
Tinsley Off to a Fast Start04/10/
AAU Preview: Team Jones04/06/
State champs crowned, others move on03/05/ Basketball Recruiting
Leaders of the New School03/03/
Tinsley in No Rush01/11/
Tinsley Turning Heads01/05/
West Coast schools after Oregon guard12/08/ Basketball Recruiting
Tinsley Taking All Calls09/12/
Memorial Day Classic: Day One Recap05/27/ Basketball Recruiting
AAU Preview: Portland Elite Legends04/21/
Tinsley has early favorite03/01/ Basketball Recruiting
AAU Preview: Portland Elite Legends04/08/


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