TAG: Folarin Campbell

College, Overseas / Mar 16, 2011 / 1:00 pm

The Ripples Of March Madness Reach Europe More Than You Think

Jason Boone

During my junior year of high school, I had a one-on-one sit down with my varsity coach who told me he didn’t think I was ready to play Division I college basketball. He claimed I’d have a much better collegiate career at a Division II or Division III school – especially if I was trying to obtain an athletic scholarship. Who tells their best player that? To be honest though, I’ve always admired the fact that he “kept it real” with me. But for as “real” as he kept it, I recall throwing in the towel. Read More »