Monday, 23 August 2010

Brandon loses Kraus, adds U.S. Big Man

The loss of pg Andrew Kraus has left newly-appointed Brandon Head Coach Gil Cheung scrambling to find a point guard  .  However the Cats announced the arrival of a blue chip forward from California:  6'8" Isaiah James from San Jose City College a two-time Coast South conference MVP with tremendous athleticism  Isaiah "Fox" James YouTube video from San Jose CC career

6'8" Isaiah James from California commits to Brandon

Brandon University men’s basketball coach Gil Cheung has added his second recruit for the 2010-2011season. Isaiah James, a 6’8” forward from San Jose, California, will hit the court for the Bobcats this fall.
“Isaiah fills our biggest need on and off the court. He is an extremely active scorer, rebounder and shot blocker, who will be able to anchor our pressure on the defensive end,” said Cheung. “He is also a great fit for us in the classroom as he comes to us with a 3.2GPA and is a leader with great character as well. I know he will be a fan favorite with his style of play. He is a high-flyer and is able to finish above the rim.”

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Anonymous said...

Something must be up with a big guy from cali coming to brandon. With a high gpa and no Div 1 looks. Something is funny here.

Anonymous said...

Anon 10:13, I think you're right.
We've seen this movie before many times when JARS was recruiting players from the States who had...ahem..."problems" back home.
It seems young Mr. Cheung was taught well by the Master.