Javonte Johnson commits to New Mexico

Class of 2020 Javonte Johnson announced his commitment to the University of New Mexico Lobos on Thursday afternoon.

The three-star wing received an offer in June and did both official and unofficial visits. His latest trip to Albuquerque was an unofficial visit during the Cherry & Silver event.

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MBB Recruiting Notes: Cherry & Silver weekend

Isabel Gonzalez

Bradley Ezewiro’s visit created some buzz in New Mexico, but the Lobo men’s basketball staff also took advantage of the Cherry & Silver weekend to invite nearby talent.

Ezewiro arrived on Friday and was the only one on an official visit. A couple other players showed up on Saturday for unofficial visits. These players included class of 2021 Fedonta “JB” White and Jalen Weaver. The two of them happen to get along pretty well. Continue reading “MBB Recruiting Notes: Cherry & Silver weekend”

Maluach, Lyle, Kuac shine in 2019 Cherry & Silver

Isabel Gonzalez

JaQuan Lyle had made some bold predictions about the results of the Cherry & Silver event on Saturday. He said his team would beat Carlton Bragg’s Cherry team by at least 10 points, but that did not happen.

The Cherry team won 58-54, lifted by a 23-point performance by junior Makuach Maluach who went 10-13 from the field. This is the kind of performance head coach Paul Weir thinks is possible for Maluach. Continue reading “Maluach, Lyle, Kuac shine in 2019 Cherry & Silver”