Recruiting Roundup: Syracuse coach Gerry McNamara visits Hamidou Diallo

Gerry McNamara stayed at SU for four years

Congratulations to Syracuse defensive back Daivon Ellison for being named ACC’s co-defensive back of the week. On to today’s recruiting links…

Syracuse assistant coach Gerry McNamara visited elite 2017 guard Hamidou Diallo on Monday, reports’s very own, Adam Zagoria. Among the schools to offer Diallo include Kentucky, UCONN, Arizona and Duke.

Top 50 recruit Ethan Thompson, son of former Syracuse star Stephen Thompson, committed to Oregon State on Monday evening via Twitter. He was also considering  Stanford and Syracuse in his final three.

» Related: Syracuse offers 2018 QB Devin Leary’s Corey Bender writes that 2020 wide receiver Deajaun McDougle has already picked up offers from UNC and Syracuse. He is a 5-10, 175 pound prospect from Deerfield Beach (Fla.).

2017 big man Nick Richards says to David Cordova that Kentucky, Arizona, Indiana, Syracuse, UConn are the schools that are most in touch with him. Richards added, “I’m wide open to anybody else.”

That’s all for today. Have a great Tuesday!

For more Syracuse coverage, Like our Facebook page and follow us @TheJuiceOnline.

Avatar photo
About Wes Cheng 2907 Articles
Wes has worked for covering the New York Knicks, as well as for covering Syracuse athletics. Wes has also been a contributing writer for the South China Morning Post (Hong Kong), for SportsNet New York (SNY) as a news desk writer covering all of New York professional sports, and reported on the NBA and MLB for the New York Sportscene. A native of Long Island, New York, Wes graduated from Syracuse University in 2005 with a degree in journalism. Contact him at wes[at]