Crystal Ball for Theo John. Decent rebounder but needs more strength on the boards. With that said, we’re talking about a year from now, which will hopefully include a summer of on campus strength and conditioning for Aidoo, so we’ll see what happens. Omoruyi was born in Nigeria and moved to New Jersey when he was 14. ESPN has Aidoo as the #70 prospect in the country, Rivals is now bringing up the rear in these rankings, Here’s a scouting report from Jerry Meyer, 247 Sports’ Director of Basketball Scouting, that makes the same point. Theo John . Recruiting. With us you get a remarkable, one-of-a-kind team. The Golden Eagles try for their first three game winning streak of the season when they host the Blue Demons on Saturday. Again, strength gain is vital. Can finish with his off hand (left). At 6’11”, Aidoo fits the bill. The class: SF Jamal Cain (No. Has good shooting touch to behind the arc. From a pure “size of the human being” perspective, Aidoo is what Marquette needed to add in this recruiting class. Yet once again, Steve Wojciechowski is completely confounded by the mere existence of the Blue Demons. The question, though, is how much of John’s job as rim protector that Aidoo will be able to occupy immediately. The coronavirus pandemic has upended college basketball recruiting. Nearly one-fifth of the top 31 is made up of Big East teams? Theo John is the gut-punch to Gopher fans. The definitive source for all Rivals news. The perfect gift for football recruiting fans! Marquette head coach Steve Wojciechowski and his staff scored a recruiting victory Tuesday as power forward Theo John committed to join the Golden Eagles’ 2017 recruiting class. Theo Johnson, a Georgia Bulldogs recruiting target, will be committing on Monday. 2017: 132 / … He is comfortable on the block and his post skills are pretty solid considering his youth. Login to get rid of this box (and ads) , or register NOW! Thread starter GopherHole Staff; Start date Jul 6, 2016; GopherHole Staff GopherHole Admin. NEW YORK (AP) -- Koby McEwen made a layup with 27 seconds remaining and Theo John had a big block in the closing seconds to lead Marquette to a 73-71 win over St. John's on Saturday. Big East Game Thread: Marquette vs DePaul. Add Timeline Events. That gives the Golden Eagles two good guards and a good big man in the Class of 2021. He sets up well on the block and shows good leverage (bends knees) and he keeps the ball high. John took an official visit to Oklahoma in April of his junior season, as the Badgers have been looking at other avenues. John is also considering Minnesota, Purdue, and Oklahoma. Reactions: Abbo71, SHUMA04 and Therealdewski. John is a Minnesota native who has a good grouping of offers in Illinois, Iowa, Marquette, Memphis, Minnesota, Nebraska, Oklahoma and Texas Tech. The S-R’s Theo Lawson pulls back the curtain on how ... Jackson was pegged as a four-star prospect by the major recruiting services ... as assistant coach John … Coaches haven't been allowed to watch prospects in person since last season. The four-star announced his commitment date today via Twitter: Adding Aidoo to Jones and Mitchell bumps MU up to a Team Score of 51.54, which would be good enough to jump in front of Purdue at #32 nationally and move up from 9th in the Big East to 7th. The Panthers currently stand at 14-2 in EYBL play and 32-2 overall on the season. What Is Marquette’s Deal With Turnovers, Anyway? The Gophers offered John … November 16, 2020. MORE MARQUETTE: MarquetteWatch.com We keep all your information confidential and will NEVER give or sell it to anyone else. By choosing I Accept, you consent to our use of cookies and other tracking technologies. With Dawson Garcia and Justin Lewis projected to still be around next year, that’s not a potential fatal flaw in the roster construction. Has good court awareness. ... Johnson’s first stint recruiting Minnesota prospects in Division I … PF; 6-8; 210; High School Marquette; Home Town Milwaukee, WI; ... Chris Fisher CatsPause Recruiting Insider. That’s Arizona commit Shane Dezonie, and he would give MU a Team Score of 53.69. Jonas Aidoo Announces His Commitment To Marquette, The What & The This Again: DePaul 68, Marquette 61. Must get stronger and tougher. Theo is the Big East’s block leader this season averaging 2.4 Blocks per game, with a career-high of seven that came earlier this year against Buffalo. I feel confident in predicting a jump upwards because ESPN has Aidoo as the #70 prospect in the country, which is more in line with 247’s internal ranking of #83. Joined Nov 3, 2008 Messages 4,477 Reaction score 145 Points 63. Marquette men’s basketball has added on to their 2021 recruiting class. Functional athleticism will improve with strength gain. Mid-majors seemingly conceded John's recruitment to the big boys, with his first offers out of the gate coming from Minnesota, Marquette, Iowa, Nebraska, Illinois and Texas Tech by the time his junior year rolled around. Tickets. Marquette needed a big man for its 2021 men's basketball recruiting class. Just for giggles, because this is not going to happen, but let’s try plugging in the #83 player from the Composite rankings. You are not logged in: Login Get Exposure / F150 Report GET SOCIAL: I have to say “currently” there because ESPN just updated their 2021 rankings yesterday. Steve Wojciechowski received his second commitment of 2017 as power forward Theo John announced his verbal commitment to the Blue and Gold at his high school Tuesday evening. To learn more or opt-out, read our Cookie Policy. I’m gonna go ahead and say that there are a lot of talented guys coming into the league next year if #32 in the country is only the seventh best recruiting class in the conference. That would move MU into the top 30 at #29, just a nudge ahead of Ole Miss and a similar nudge behind Duke. The 2018–19 Marquette Golden Eagles men's basketball team represented Marquette University in the 2018–19 NCAA Division I men's basketball season.The Golden Eagles, led by fifth-year head coach Steve Wojciechowski, played their home games for the first time at Fiserv Forum as members of the Big East Conference Illinois Fighting Illini Basketball Recruiting; Four-star big man Theo John narrows list to 6 schools, includes Illinois. As the Illinois basketball recruiting class continues to be formed, more players … Does not have much back to the basket game at this point. Aidoo is listed as a 6’11, 215 pound center by 247 Sports. Marquette signs what could be its backcourt of the future, including a recruit who has never been to Milwaukee. #108 is where Aidoo was before that, so he might be moving up. The 6-foot-9 John has 15 high major scholarship offers but the six schools that made the cut are Minnesota, Illinois, Marquette, Purdue, Oklahoma, and Cal. Here’s a 4+ minute video clip that was just put up on YouTube in early November. Theo John is playing his last weekend with the Howard Pulley Panthers at the Las Vegas Classic and he’s doing this on the heels of introducing his final six schools this past Tuesday. Recruit Search & Database Official Visit Dates Scholarship Offers BB - Commitment List BB - The Rivals150. Their class is headlined by Cain, a four-star Detroit native with great upside. Prospect Profile page for 2017 Wisconsin basketball recruiting target Theo John Freshman Clifford Omoruyi, a 6-11 center, was a top-60 player in the 2020 recruiting class. — Theo Johnson (@Theo_Johnson85) June 21, 2019 Breaking down what Theo Johnson can do “I’m a receiver that’s built like a tight end,” Johnson told DawgNation. “After careful consideration and a lot of thought and prayer with my family, I have decided to attend the University of Marquette,” John tweeted. John and Eke should be able to develop into quality post players as well. We use cookies and other tracking technologies to improve your browsing experience on our site, show personalized content and targeted ads, analyze site traffic, and understand where our audiences come from. 2,578. By Jake Weingarten. Johnson plays for Holy Names High School and is from Windsor, Ontario. Purdue has extended an offer to 2017 forward Theo John (#134 247sports composite ranking). The best stat I saw on Theo John last night is that he's now 2-6 vs. Seton Hall and Sandro! Basketball Recruiting. We should point out that the Class Calculator is using Aidoo as #108 to figure that out. WBB To Make Six National Television Appearances, The Quick & The Dirty: #5 Villanova 85, Marquette 68. Athletic Background. John trimmed his list to six schools after the second live evaluation period. TC Tune Up Mix (04.05.15)Highlights: Division I Prospect Theo John 6'8 PF Class of 2017 (02.02.15), Wisconsin Basketball Scholarship Grid, Depth Chart, Illini visiting Theo John, McKinley Wright and Jericho Sims, Q&A: Big Man Theo John On Gophers, Who Offered Scholarship, Apple Valley hands Champlin Park first loss to win 4A title, Undefeated Champlin Park still seeks to improve, Theo John Mixtape from Howard Pulley's AAU Debut, Division I Prospect Theo John 6'8 PF Class of 2017. Related articles on Bucky's 5th Quarter >>, 201609.13: Theo John commits to Marquette (Journal Sentinel)04.20: Illini visiting Theo John, McKinley Wright and Jericho Sims (IlliniInquirer.com), 201512.22: Four standing out to John (Rivals)03.17: Q&A: Big Man Theo John On Gophers, Who Offered Scholarship (GopherHole.com)03.14: Apple Valley hands Champlin Park first loss to win 4A title (StarTribune)01.13: Undefeated Champlin Park still seeks to improve (Sun Post), Highlights: Theo John Mixtape from Howard Pulley's AAU DebutHighlights: Theo John Is Beast Mode! The Golden Eagles break up a week off by welcoming the Blue Demons into Fiserv Forum. Obviously, 247 hasn’t updated things fast enough for me to tell you where they definitively are now, but they do have the Class Calculator to allow us to figure it out. He’s in the class of 2020. Theo Johnson is a big remaining piece of the potential puzzle for Georgia in its 2020 recruiting class. At 6’11”, Aidoo fits the bill. NEW YORK (AP) -- Koby McEwen made a layup with 27 seconds remaining and Theo John had a big block in the closing seconds to lead Marquette to a 73-71 win over St. John's on Saturday. Aidoo picked MU out of an announced top 10 that also included Georgia, Houston, Kansas, Miami, North Carolina State, Providence, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Wake Forest. Koby McEwen made a layup with 27 seconds remaining and Theo John had a big block in the closing seconds to lead Marquette to a 73-71 win over St. John’s on Saturday. With the projected departure of Theo John due to the end of his eligibility, Marquette needed to add a big man in this group. That’s nuts. It’s a big moment for the 6-foot-9 center from Champlin Park High School (MN) and a moment that co-relates to Theo’s recruiting and the 13 high major offers he’s earned. We work with clients from all walks of life and diverse backgrounds to promote and advance strategies that help them meet either their individual or business needs with cutting-edge solutions to cater to their unique needs. Recruiting Q&A: Theo John Talks Gophers, Recruiting and More. Here’s a scouting report from Jerry Meyer, 247 Sports’ Director of Basketball Scouting, that makes the same point: Long, mobile and has positive athleticism. BabyBlue All American. The most complete information about Champlin Park, MN's basketball player, Theo John, Power Forward (2017) - including bio, recruiting, news and videos. Pirate Shop Seton Hall Tickets. THEO JOHN. Theo is stepping up as a regular starter for the team and his dominant physical performance has helped to propel Marquette Men’s Basketball to a national #11 ranking as of February 18, 2019. They recently were added to Theo John's top 6 yesterday. Johnson is a four-star tight end, who is the top rated player in Canada. 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