John Wall’s high school teammate ready for run in Raleigh: C.J. Leslie commits to N.C. State

Posted by Andy Durham on April 29, 2010 at 3:24 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

from the charlotteobserver.com:

N.C. State landed one of its most noteworthy recruits in recent years when McDonald’s All-American C.J. Leslie of Raleigh Word of God committed to the Wolfpack.

“I’m going to N.C. State,” Leslie said. “It is a great school and we can be good there. And obviously, Coach Lowe is a great coach.”

Leslie said Wednesday morning that he was undecided with Kentucky and Connecticut still in the the picture, but he decided during the day that he was sure he wanted to run with the Wolfpack.

John Wall of Kentucky and C.J. Leslie were high school teammates at Word of God, in Raleigh, and the Dudley Panthers defeated Word of God with both Wall and Leslie on hand at Dudley HS back in 2009….Dudley had P.J. Hairston, Brennan Wyatt, Reggie Dillard, Brandon Pinnix, Trey Godette and Chris Whitsett on hand that night to turn the tide in the Panthers favor……

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With the Wolfpack’s Tracy Smith taking a close look at the NBA, it will be a big boost for N.C. State to have C.J. Leslie coming in…..


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