July 3, 2007

2009 Wish List Starts With McDonald

Basketball recruiting is in full swing for the class of 2008, but Bruce Pearl and his staff already have one eye firmly focused on the Class of '09 as well. Those 2009 efforts are in the very early stages, but it's a safe bet that Memphis standout Leslie McDonald is going to be a focal point of Tennessee's recruiting efforts.

McDonald (6-foot-4, 190 pounds) from Briarcrest High School, has been a fairly well-known commodity in hoops recruiting circles since his freshman year, but his play this spring and summer has ensured that he's going to start his junior year as one of the most highly-ranked players in his class.

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