In a new feature for our recruiting page, Joseph Thompson will regularly provide you with some quick Q&As with a few of the nation’s top hoops recruits. Today, he starts with Dondre Griffin, a 2016 shooing guard out of the Christian Faith Center Academy in Creedmore, North Carolina.
Griffin has heard from several SEC schools.
Joseph Thompson: Who is interested in you?
Dondre Griffin: Georgia, Hampton, Auburn, Florida, South Carolina, and Houston Baptist.
JT: Do you have any offers?
DG: Not yet.
JT: What team(s) did you grow up watching?
DG: North Carolina.
JT: Who would you compare your game to?
DG: Jeremy Lamb or Brandon Triche of Syracuse.
JT: What are you looking for in a NCAA program?
DG: A program with great academics and school resources, a fun/safe environment, a winning program, and a coaching staff and team that’s going to make me a better player and a man.
JT: Do you have a dream school?
DG: Two, Florida and North Carolina
JT: What do you think of peoples reaction when they find out that you’re a 2016 (freshman) and hearing from these schools?
DG: I really appreciate it when its positive but when it’s negative I just use it to push harder in warm ups, it’s just the factor of having people that support me that I appreciate.