2014 big Myles Turner, one of the hottest names this AAU season, says he picked up an offer from Ohio State last night— Garrett Tucker (@GTuckerF150) June 14, 2013
Ohio State, like many other schools, getting in late on this guy. He's easily the fastest riser among the 2014 recruits. ESPN ranks him as a five-star, now ranked tenth in their top-150 recruits for 2014. They rank him as the third best at his position, behind OSU target Jahlil Okafor and Kentucky commit Karl Towns Jr.
He's still raw offensively, but his jump shot has improved greatly over the summer. Plus, he has showcased his athleticism on both ends -- both running the floor and disrupting things in the paint.
Here's his ceiling and a pro comparison, at this point:
Am I off n thinking Myles Turner will be a Lamarcus Aldridge type player down the line? #top100camp— Jerry Meyer (@jerrymeyer247) June 14, 2013