Originally created 11/10/99

Programs vying for prep stars



Here is a list of basketball recruits expected to sign national letters of intent with Clemson, Georgia, Georgia Tech and South Carolina during the NCAA's early signing period, which begins today and runs through Nov. 17

Each of the following players already has given the school an oral commitment to play beginning in the 2000-2001 season.

Clemson

Dwon Clifton, a 6-foot-5 guard from High Point, N.C.; Chris Hobbs, a 6-7 forward from Chapel Hill, N.C.; Tony Stockman, a 6-2 guard from Medina, Ohio; De'on Dixon, a 6-8 forward from Fayetteville, N.C.

Georgia

Steve Thomas, a 6-foot-8 forward from Carrollton, Ga.; Chris Daniels a 6-6 forward from Albany, Ga.; Rashad Wright, a 6-2 guard from Statesboro, Ga.

Georgia Tech

Marvin Lewis, a 6-foot-3 guard from Rockville, Md.; Brendan Plavich, a 6-2 guard from Dalton, Ga.; Halston Lane, a 6-6 forward from Oak Ridge, Tenn.

South Carolina

Rolando Howell, a 6-foot-9 forward/center from Columbia, S.C.