Purnell Lands Another Commitment


by - Correspondent -
  Print   | TigerNetcom Facebook ClemsonTigerNet Twitter TigerNet RSS Feed

Trevor Booker became the second commitment for Oliver Purnell's 2006 recruiting joining David Potter. Booker had offers from Clemson, South Carolina, and Wofford. Booker made his decision shortly after receiving an offer from Clemson.


"I knew I wanted to stay close to home where my family could watch me play. The opportunity to play in the ACC was a big draw for me. Clemson really showed they could compete last season, and I believe things are definitely going to get better. I am just thankful Coach Purnell gave me the opportunity to be a part of it," said Booker.


The 6 foot 7 forward has averaged 16.2 points, 12.7 rebounds, and 3.1 blocks in his career at Union. He will continue a line of athletic forwards under Purnell. He is a great shot blocke, who can play with his back to the basket or step out and hit the perimeter jump shot.


This is another in-state recruiting battle Coach Purnell won over South Carolina, and Clemson also still leads with 6-10 225 pound Tyrone McNeal from Clover.

Rate this Story:
1 votes

Send Feedback to Trey Manning: Email | Comment
  Print   | TigerNetcom Facebook ClemsonTigerNet Twitter TigerNet RSS Feed
Clemson offers top-25 overall defender
Clemson offers top-25 overall defender
4-star DE adds Clemson offer
4-star DE adds Clemson offer
No. 11 Tigers to host No. 10 Dallas Baptist
No. 11 Tigers to host No. 10 Dallas Baptist
Clemson offers 4-star N.C. DT
Clemson offers 4-star N.C. DT
Former Clemson WR signs with Roughriders
Former Clemson WR signs with Roughriders
Ben Batson chases dream instead of offers, winds up a Tiger
Ben Batson chases dream instead of offers, winds up a Tiger
Playmaking LB picks up Clemson offer ahead of visit
Playmaking LB picks up Clemson offer ahead of visit
California LB earns Clemson offer
California LB earns Clemson offer
Another Swinney in Clemson: Drew says playing for the Tigers is a dream come true
Another Swinney in Clemson: Drew says playing for the Tigers is a dream come true
Sign Up for E-Mail News Alerts
Features
Updates
Daily Digest
Clemson Gear
Clemson Gear