COMING UP: Don't miss Xfinity Monday Live, with special guest Bronco Jordan "Sunshine" Taylor. Watch it on CBS4 at 6:30 p.m. or head to ViewHouse Centennial to see it live!

Wyoming Hoops Lands Parker’s 6′-10″ Jonathon Barnes

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) – A 6-foot-10, 245-pound post player from Parker, Colo., has verbally committed to Wyoming.

Jonathon Barnes averaged 14.9 points and 9.5 rebounds a game last season as a junior at Ponderosa High. Last year was just his second year of playing organized basketball.

Barnes says he chose Wyoming because it is close to his family and can develop players like himself. In addition, he says he found a sense of home in Laramie.

Barnes received recruiting interest from about two dozen schools, including Utah, Belmont, Pepperdine, Washington State and Michigan State.

(© Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Denver

NEWS TEAM
BRONCOS CENTRAL

Listen Live

AM/FM Stations

Featured Shows & Multimedia