Mark Miller of Wishoops.net offers a terrific profile of Johnny Lacy, a fast-rising 2009 PG prospect from Milwaukee Bay View High School. The lightning-quick Lacy recently received a scholarship offer from Marquette after his performance at Crean's camp earlier this month:
“When coach Crean offered me the scholarship after the camp ended, I was surprised,” Lacy said. “I like Marquette, and the school has a history of developing solid guards.”The updates below are for kids in the 2008 class:
- IWB at MarquetteHoops.com filed a premium article today on 6'10" big man Frank Ben-Eze, a key Marquette target for 2008.
- Renaldo Woolridge, son of the former NBA star and domer Orlando Woolridge, lists MU as one of his top six per a report from Adam Zagoria. Woolridge is a 6'7" wing forward from Hollywood, CA.
- Rivals. com reports today that Marquette continues to lead for Chicago PF Josh Crittle (premium article).
- Kevin McNamara of the ProJo reports that MU has strong interest in 6'8" forward Erik Murphy:
Murphy, a 6-foot-8 forward who’ll be a junior at St. Mark’s School in Southboro, Mass., is nursing a sprained knee. But that hasn’t stopped coaches from BC, Marquette, Virginia, Syracuse and other high-level schools from expressing their interest.