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New Jersey freshmen dealing with hype

Karl Towns

It may not be easy, but so far New Jersey natives and class of 2015 standouts Isaiah Briscoe and Karl Towns are dealing well with significant expectations.

In this day and age everything in the recruiting process begins earlier and earlier. It ranges from coaches offering, to commitments, to rankings, to hype. That was on full display at the Hoop Group Tip Off where numerous high powered programs made it a point to see Isaiah Briscoe of Newark (NJ) St. Benedict's and Karl Towns of Metuchen (NJ) St. Joseph's. Schools such as Syracuse, Kentucky...

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