Georgetown recruit Stephen Domingo and DeMatha star Beejay Anya are among the 12 players named to the Team USA roster that will compete in the FIBA U17 World Championship later this month.Domingo, a 6-foot-7 forward from California and top 30 national recruit, committed to Georgetown last month, becoming the first member of the Hoyas 2013 class.The 6-foot-9 Anya,the number one ranked center in the 2013 class according to ESPN, has not committed to a college program yet. Georgetown, Syracuse, Louisvilleand UCLA are among the scores of programs interested in the legitimate post presence. The 2012 FIBA U17 World Championship is being held June 29 July 8 in Kaunas, Lithuania.DeMatha coach Mike Jones is serving as an assistant coach.
Harvard forward Patrick Steeves, a 3-point shooting threat, has committed to George Washington men's basketball program, a source revealed to CSNmidatlantic.com.
The 6-foot-7 Steeves, a native of Montreal, graduates from Harvard next month. He is eligible immediately at GW and has two years of eligibilty remaining.
Injuries plagued him early in his career with the Ivy League program, but he turned in a solid 2016-17 campaign with averages of 9.1 points, 3.8 rebounds and 2.4 assists. Steeves shined from long range, sinking 45.8 percent (33 of 72) of his 3-poit attempts.
California, Vanderbilt, Northwestern and Richmond were also after Steeves, accorrding to a source.
Steeves joins a massive contingent coming to help for the 2016-17 season. The Colonials lost six players from a team that won 28 games last season and captured the season-ending NIT championship under coach Mike Lonergan.
Former Seton Hall transfer Jared Sina is eligible after sitting out last season. The heady guard and Steeves will help offset the perimeter loss of seniors Patricio Garino, Joe McDonald and Alex Mitola. Guards Paul Jorgensen and Anthony Swan transfered out of the program after the season.
Incoming big man recruit Kevin Marfo headlines a five-player class. The Colonials also lost starting center Kevin Larsen to graduation.
Leading scorer and rebounder Tyler Cavanaugh returns along with fellow starting forward Yuta Watanabe.
CSN's Brian Mitchell, one of the best punt returners in NFL history, is helping former Navy QB Keenan Reynolds to reinvent himself in advance of the 2016 NFL Draft.
While learning to play another position to increase his chances of getting drafted or making a roster, Reynolds showed off his ability to field punts. And he's already pretty good.
Watch the full segment featuring Mitchell, Reynolds, and CSN's Rob Carlin in the video player above.
Virginia Tech cornerback Adonis Alexander and defensive end Houshun Gaines have been indefinitely suspended from the football team, the school announced via a release on Tuesday.
Though no reason was given in the release, Andy Bitter of the Roanoke Times reported that both players were arrested on Sunday morning for marijuana possession. Gaines was also charged with underage possession/purchase of alcohol.
Check that on the criminal database. Looks like something just popped up. Adonis Alexander charged with possession of marijuana. #Hokies— Andy Bitter (@AndyBitterVT) April 26, 2016
Houshun Gaines charged with underage purchase/possession of alcohol and marijuana possession, per Virginia Courts online database. #Hokies— Andy Bitter (@AndyBitterVT) April 26, 2016
The chargers are misdemeanors and both players are scheduled to appear in Montgomery County District Court in June.
The arrests came just hours after Virginia Tech's spring game which was played on Saturday. Alexander, a sophomore, started eight games last season as a true freshman and was expected to to be a starter this fall at corner along with Brandon Facyson.
Gaines is a redshirt freshman and registered two sacks on Saturday while playing with the first team defense.