On October 1st, Ohio State picked up the commitment they wanted for a while. EJ Liddell was heavily pursued by Chris Holtmann and Ryan Pedon for months, even over a year. Why getting Liddell was so important for them? his potential is some of the highest in the class of 2019.
So far in just about 2-3 weeks of play, he’s won a tournament MVP, helped his team to a 6-0 record, and has recorded several double-doubles. His season averages are 29pts, 11rebs, and 5blks. His most recent games this past weekend? 42 points and 18 rebounds in his game Friday night.
Just 24 hours later, he had 22 points and 16 rebounds, he also added 4 blocks. After talking with several, many expect Liddell to see a major rise in his rankings. One analyst said, “He will be a McDonald’s all-American.”