Richard Davenport covers recruiting for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. He is the host of Recruiting Thursday, a weekly radio show that airs from 7 to 8 p.m. on 92.1 FM in Fayetteville; 93.7 FM in Little Rock; 95.3 FM in Fort Smith; 96.3 FM in Hot Springs; 104.3 FM in Harrison/Mountain Home; and 106.9 FM in Arkadelphia.
The Recruiting Guy:
UNDER THE RADAR: Glen Rose’s Brayden Lyons
On Wednesdays we feature an in-state prospect who could be flying under the radar of college coaches. This week's UTR basketball prospect is Glen Rose’s Brayden Lyons.
Position: Combo guard
Size: 6-4, 180 pounds
Interest: Wyoming, Missouri State-West Plains, Arkansas Tech, Henderson State, Coffeyville Community College, Connors State
Stats: 21 points, 8 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 steals and 1 block per game while shooting 47 percent from the field and 31 percent from 3-point range.
Glen Rose coach Devin Jones:
“He’s 6-4 and extremely athletic and bouncy. Ton of God-gifted ability. He’s a volume shooter with the ability to get to the rim and score in bunches. Plays above the rim.”
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