August 10, 2007

Visits mean a lot for Taylor

Rivals150 guard Tyshawn Taylor did something in July that most nationally-ranked players don't do. He went to work.

The 6-foot-3, 160-pound senior from St. Anthony's High School in Jersey City, N.J., shined at the Rbk U camp and then shut things down.

Taylor opted to stay off the national circuit in order to put some cash in his pocket and help out the youth in northern New Jersey. Taylor was a counselor at a summer camp in Jersey City. It was his second year of working with the elementary kids.

Why not go to Las Vegas or Orlando? Simple. The top 25 point guard in the class of 2008 shined at the well attended Rbk U camp and had an important role with his St. Anthony's summer league team.

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