The Drive For Five - Five Sophomores to watch for in the 2016-17 Boys Basketball SeasonBasketball  |
Romeo Weems – New Haven
A 5-star recruit and the No. 17 recruit in the nation in the class of 2019 according to ESPN and the No. 6 player in the State Champs! Preseason rankings, Weems proved to be an unstoppable force as a freshman and should be in for an even bigger and better season this winter. Weems averaged a double-double of 16 points and 10 rebounds last year and has already gained the interest of several high-level Division 1 schools.
Terry Armstrong – Davison
After finishing last season with Flint Carman-Ainsworth, Armstrong originally left the state of Michigan for Wheeler high school in Georgia, before returning to Michigan and enrolling at Davison. Armstrong might be the best in the state, regardless of class, when it comes to being able to get to the basket and is an explosive athlete who averaged 16 points and five assists as a freshman last season.
Mark “Rocket” Watts – Detroit Old Redford
One of the state’s best pure scorers, Watts is capable of scoring in just about every way, whether it’s knocking do