Tonight, Andy Toole picked up the large heart that his program has been in search of.
Former Iona 6’10”, 245-pound heart Trey James introduced that he could be transferring to Robert Morris. That is probably an enormous get and little doubt the largest addition for the Colonials this low season.
Popping out of Sheldon Clark Excessive Faculty in Kentucky, James was a 2021 3-star recruit and the No. 26 heart nationally based on 247 Sports activities. James initially dedicated to Wake Forest however then determined to de-commit following the firing of head coach Danny Manning. After opening again up his recruitment late, Iowa, Iona, Appalachian State, Japanese Kentucky and Tennessee Tech all supplied earlier than James selected Rick Pitino and Iona.
James is described to Pittsburgh Sports activities Now as a participant with nice dimension, a conventional large man and actually is aware of who he’s as a participant. An individual accustomed to his recreation describes James as a participant with “good hands, a catch and finish guy, someone who gets deep post catches, provides a team rim protection and a rebounder.”
In restricted motion final season with Iona, James averaged 1.1 factors in 13 video games.
On Monday, Robert Morris added Salt Lake Group School JUCO switch Jackson Final.
The Colonials now have 11 scholarship gamers and can look so as to add two extra gamers. Including one other large man within the publish is one thing that Toole is trying to handle.