MEMPHIS, TN (WMC-TV) - The Memphis Tigers further solidified their 2010 basketball recruiting class Saturday with the announcement that Jelan Kendrick has signed with the team.
Kendrick, a 6' 6" guard from Atlanta, Georgia, joins Antonio Barton, Will Barton, Chris Crawford, Joe Jackson and Hippolyte Tsafack as members of head coach Josh Pastner's first recruiting class.
"Jelan is a very skilled, multi-dimensional guard who’s a very good passer and has a good feel for the game," Pastner said in a press release.
University officials touted that the 2010 recruiting class has been ranked No. 2 by Scout.com, No. 2 by The Sporting News, No. 2 by Rivals.com, No. 2 by MaxPreps.com, No. 3 by ESPN.com and No. 3 by PrepStars.com.