Nimari Burnett, a budding five-star prospect out of the 2020 college basketball recruiting class, had in-home visits with the Memphis Tigers and Oregon Ducks.
This news was relayed to the masses on the mean streets of Twitter by Rivals and Stockrisers reporter Jake Weingarten. It’s worth noting the grassroots guru mentioned how the entire Memphis staff saw the youngster.
The Oregon Ducks recently had an official visit with the youngster.
Back in July, Nimari Burnett narrowed his potential landing spots list to 12 schools. Those programs were the Oregon Ducks, Louisville Cardinals, UCLA Bruins, Stanford Cardinal, Alabama Crimson Tide, Marquette Golden Eagles, Illinois Fighting Illini, Auburn Tigers, Michigan Wolverines, Wake Forest Demon Deacons, Arizona Wildcats and Arkansas Razorbacks.
A bit later in July, CBBToday had a chance to interview the outstanding young prospect. You can check out that feature right here.
As for Nimari Burnett, the stars attached to his name are beginning to grow. While some reputable recruiting service websites have him pegged as a four-star caliber prospect, others are starting to tout him as a five. Nevertheless, most tend to agree he’s one of the 35 (or so) best players in the entire 2020 recruiting class.
Nevertheless, only time will tell if the Memphis Tigers, Texas Tech Red Raiders, or a different program land the young man. Nimari Burnett has plenty of time left to make a decision.
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