The Class of 2019 will go down in Tennessee folklore as a special class led by McDonald's All-American and the consensus #1 player in the nation, James Wiseman. A once in a lifetime talent, you will see him headline the NBA Draft class of 2020 as the overall top selection.
Class AAA state champion Bearden was well represented with four players in the Top 30 led by our largest mover Florida signee Ques Glover. Glover was lingering around the 15 to 20 mark until his late-season explosion which included a Mr. Basketball nomination and the Class AAA state tournament MVP.
The University of Memphis made a big statement with this Class of 2019 in Tennessee snaring Wiseman and two other top 10 signees including Damien Baugh and Malcolm Dandridge.
This class was rich in wings and scoring guards including one of the top scorers in the history of the state in Lipscomb signee K.J. Johnson.
There are 18 D1 signees from this Class of 2019 is on par with the averages from the past 10 classes in the state.