Podcast: Taquan Dean, JC Shurburtt, Mike Hughes

Posted on Jul 24 2012 - 8:51pm by Ethan Moore

We’ve got your recruiting fix for both football and basketball, as we talked to JC Shurburtt, National Director of Football Recruiting for 247sports.com about the latest in UofL’s 10-man class.  Mike Hughes, Publisher of insidetheville.com, will be on to give us a live update from the Peach Jam.  We’ll find out which UofL targets are there and get the latest on the recruitment of Demetrius Jackson and Anthony Barber as well as find out who else the Cards coaches are keeping an eye on.  Former Cardinal great Taquan Dean joined us to give us an update on what he has been doing, where he has been playing, and to reminisce about his UofL days.

-With Taquan:

*Where he has been been playing professionally

*Where he was going to school before Coach Pitino came to UofL

*His favorite memories about playing at UofL; the famous WVU comeback

*His thoughts on Coach Pitino’s practice regimen

*Who’s better: the 2005 Final Four squad, or the 2012 team?

-With JC:

*Who has the best potential in the class

*Is Ryan White thinking about de-committing?

*The other targets the Cards are going after

-With Mike:

*An update from the Peach Jam

*Who is UofL zeroing in on

*Who could make a commitment before the end of the summer

-Other Topics:

-What will make a successful basketball season for you next year; The Final Four? A Championship? 30+ win season?

-What needs to be done to maximize the “Party Deck”, but not take away from the fans in the stands.

-Thoughts on how the Big East divisional set-up should look.

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