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KentuckyCOMMITTED (05/19/2009)OfferedNoneJohn Calipari
DukeNoneOfferedNoneMike Krzyzewski
KansasNoneOffered09/20/2008Bill Self
Miami (FL)NoneOffered04/24/2009
N. CarolinaNoneNone
N.C. StateNoneOfferedNone

Scouting Report on John Wall

by Jerry Meyer - 07/31/2008
Blazingly fast with the basketball, Wall is an impeccable ball handler with court savvy. The right hander has a penchant for beating defenders with his left hand and can then counter with a terrific left to right behind the back dribble. Finding teammates on the move is his forte, but he is also an excellent finisher at the rim. His jumper is still a work in progress, but it is good enough to keep the defense honest.

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."

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Meyer's midweek report04/23/ Basketball Recruiting
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Video: John Wall dominates04/17/
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Wall talks UK04/13/
World stars surprise USA at Nike Hoop Summit04/12/ Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's Mailbag: Big names waiting on Wall04/09/ Basketball Recruiting
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