Friday, April 21, 2006

KU to scout Tatum this weekend in Texas


Kansas University's basketball coaches will be closely watching high school senior basketball shooting guard Cameron Tatum at this weekend's Kingwood Classic in Texas.

Tatum, a 6-foot-5, 190-pounder from Tucker High in Georgia, recently heard from KU's coaches. There's always the chance he could be a late signee if the Jayhawks fail to land Darrell Arthur, 6-9, from Dallas.

"Coach (Joe, KU assistant) Dooley and I talked about coming out to Kansas for a visit. That is something that I hope to do, but my father and I need to sit down and talk about that," said Tatum,'s No. 13-ranked shooting guard, who has visited Charlotte, Tennessee and Georgia. He's also considering Wake Forest, Texas A&M;, Miami and Virginia Tech.

He may have to attend prep school a year if he fails to qualify academically.


cobweb 16 years, 5 months ago

I bet Tatum will be valedictorian of summer school !

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