Aces offer scholarships to pair of Canadian prospects

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The Canada Elite basketball program recently announced that two of its prospects have received scholarship offers to the University of Evansville. University of Evansville just offered 2018 PG Daniel Sackey and 2017 F Prince Oduro! #MissouriValley @dsackey_4 @p_havoc15 @UAassociation — UA Canada Elite (@Canada_Elite) July 28, 2016 Oduro, a 6-foot-8 senior power forward, plays for… Read more »

Aces issue more scholarship offers to 2017 prospects

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Reports have surfaced this week of three more Class of 2017 recruiting targets for the University of Evansville men’s basketball program. The Aces have reportedly offered scholarship to three high school players since Monday: 6-foot-9, 250-pound center Cameron Krutwig, 6-1 point guard Tai Bibbs and 6-8 power forward Silas Adheke. Jacobs 2017 C Cameron Krutwig… Read more »

Three prospects land scholarship offers from Evansville

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The University of Evansville men’s basketball coaching staff has apparently had a busy recruiting week. Verbal Commits has reported three scholarship offers being issued by the Aces since Thursday, including two to Texas prospects. The offers are all for the 2017 recruiting class: junior-college guard William Tinsley, high school guard Greg Bowie and high school… Read more »

Aces offer Class of 2017 forward

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The University of Evansville men’s basketball program has reportedly offered a scholarship to Connor Niego, a 6-foot-8 small forward in the 2017 recruiting class. Niego’s AAU program tweeted the news Wednesday night. 2017 Lyons Township 6'8" F Connor Niego receives offer from Evansville University. @ny2lasports — ChicagoLockDown (@ChicagoLockDown) July 14, 2016 Niego is entering his… Read more »

Mockevicius, Ferrell on Nets’ summer league roster

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The Brooklyn Nets released their roster for the NBA’s Las Vegas Summer League on Monday. As expected, former Evansville center Egidijus Mockevicius and former Indiana point guard Yogi Ferrell are on the team. Brooklyn opens against Cleveland on Saturday before playing Atlanta on Monday and Washington on July 12. The playoff championship tournament begins July… Read more »

Aces offer scholarship to Class of 2017 center

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The University of Evansville men’s basketball program has offered a scholarship to Chris Vogt, a rising senior at Graves County High School in Mayfield, Kentucky. Vogt tweeted the news Thursday afternoon. Blessed to receive an offer from the University of Evansville! pic.twitter.com/wI10h39in7 — Chris Vogt (@ChrisvVogt) June 30, 2016 The 6-foot-11 center averaged 17 points, 9.7 rebounds… Read more »

Timberwolves invite Balentine back for another workout

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D.J. Balentine plans to work out for the Minnesota Timberwolves for a second time leading up to the NBA Draft on June 23. Balentine told the Courier & Press via text message Monday evening that he was preparing to fly to Minneapolis for a Tuesday workout. The former University of Evansville guard also met with the Timberwolves on… Read more »

Mockevicius to work out for Denver Nuggets

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Former University of Evansville center Egidijus Mockevicius will participate in a predraft workout for the Denver Nuggets on Monday, according to the Nuggets’ Twitter account. We'll see this big man from Evansville. #GoldProspects #Nuggets pic.twitter.com/yHfQuAYd5X — Denver Nuggets (@nuggets) June 12, 2016 Denver also plans to bring in another 6-foot-10 big man, Louisville’s Chinanu Onuaku,… Read more »

Evansville offers junior-college forward, high school wing

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The University of Evansville men’s basketball program has reportedly offered a scholarship to Solomon Hainna, a 6-foot-7 forward from Midland College (Texas). The news hit Twitter Wednesday night. 2016 Midland College (TX) F Solomon Hainna has received an offer from Evansville. @warriorbolo https://t.co/vcwAJo8cov — Verbal Commits (@VerbalCommits) May 12, 2016 Hainna averaged 7.1 points and… Read more »

UE offers Class of 2017 forward

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The University of Evansville men’s basketball program has offered a scholarship to 2017 Mamoudou Diarra, according to his AAU team (which apparently spelled Diarra’s name incorrectly). Momoudou Diarra has received an offer from Evansville. #AdidasUprising — Gateway Basketball (@GatewayBBall) April 28, 2016 The 6-foot-9 Diarra is the third power forward the Aces have offered in… Read more »

Aces offer scholarship to Class of 2017 power forward

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The University of Evansville men’s basketball program has offered a scholarship to high school junior Wyatt Yess, according to the player’s AAU program, Gateway Basketball Club. Wyatt Yess has received an offer from Evansville. His previous offer from SLU has also been reissued by new head coach Travis Ford. — Gateway Basketball (@GatewayBBall) April 19,… Read more »

Aces offer scholarship to in-state guard

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Desmond Bane, a 6-foot-5 guard from Seton Catholic (Indiana), announced via Twitter on Sunday night that the University of Evansville has offered him a scholarship. https://twitter.com/DBane0625/status/721842978780655616 Bane averaged 30.0 points,11.5 rebounds, 6.1 assists and 3.2 blocked shots for the Cardinals, who finished 23-4 and lost in a Class A regional to eventual state champion Liberty Christian…. Read more »