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Richard Semrau

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School Interest Offer Visit Recruited by
IllinoisCOMMITTED (05/01/2005)Offered04/29/2005
Georgia TechNoneOfferedNone
N. CarolinaNoneNone
Notre DameNoneOfferedNone
Ohio St.NoneOfferedNone
Wake ForestNoneOfferedNone

Scouting Report on Richard Semrau

by Jerry Meyer - 05/03/2005
Semrau has nice size for a combo forward. Can step out and shoot the ball but ball handling and passing skills need improving. More of an interior defender than a perimeter defender. Good athlete but a little stiff.

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

Semrau has lofty goals01/19/2006

Richard Semrau, a six-foot-nine power forward from Rocky River (Ohio) Lutheran West High School, committed to Illinois in May. Despite having plenty to look forward to next year with the Illini, Semrau remains focused on his senior season and has set some lofty goals for the Longhorns.

Semrau working hard08/03/
Reebok ABCD Photo Gallery #107/06/
Video: Richard Semrau sneek peek05/24/
Semrau commits shortly after visit05/01/ Basketball Recruiting
Semrau names new top three04/25/
Kingwood bringing in basketball royalty04/21/ Basketball Recruiting
Semrau, Cats headed in opposite directions?04/19/
Real Deal Spotlight: Richard Semrau04/16/ Basketball Recruiting
Real Deal gaining momentum on opening night04/16/ Basketball Recruiting
Arkansas tourney is the Real Deal04/14/ Basketball Recruiting
Did UF make the cut for Ohio combo forward?03/02/
Semrau hoping to close junior year with a bang02/28/
Semrau's top five is high-major heavy02/23/ Basketball Recruiting
Semrau having banner year, still high on Cats01/27/
Cats, Semrau keeping tabs on each other12/19/
Semrau planning return to Lexington11/10/
2006 Semrau still favoring two10/28/ Basketball Recruiting
Semrau returns from Chapel Hill with 2 leaders10/06/
Hoops target Semrau talks UK, leaders09/27/
Cats play host to Semrau for unofficial visit08/22/
Semrau Lists Deacons near the Top08/19/
Richard Semrau Interested in the Heels08/17/ 2006 basketball rankings08/12/ Basketball Recruiting
What's brewing with Tubby, Semrau?08/01/
Horns after nation's elite in hoops recruiting07/15/
ABCD: School Lists, Vol. 107/10/ Basketball Recruiting
Semrau Prepares for Summer Play06/17/ updated 2006 basketball rankings05/27/ Basketball Recruiting
Rising 2006 hoops star has Cats at top of list05/20/
Hoosiers In Hot Pursuit Of 6'8 Semrau05/16/
Spiece Run N Slam Friday Night Notes05/01/ Basketball Recruiting
Just A Minute With Justin Young04/16/ Basketball Recruiting
Schools Jumping All Over Semrau04/14/ Basketball Recruiting


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2003 (So.)12.023.0