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Scouting Report on Latavious Williams

by Jerry Meyer - 10/15/2008
An exceptional athlete with the capacity of playing with an impressive energy level, Williams has drawn comparisons to Tyrus Thomas of the Chicago Bulls. Assaulting the rim is his forte, but Williams also has touch on his jumper out to 17-feet and can make plays with the basketball. Defensively, he is an imposing presence with his shot blocking ability.

Jerry Meyer serves as a national scout and recruiting analyst for He played at Lipscomb University where be became college basketball's all-time career assist leader. Meyer earned Mr. Basketball honors in the state of Tennessee as a high school junior and senior. He has served as an assistant coach at Vanderbilt and also co-authored the book, "Basketball Skills and Drills."

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Pinkston grad makes prep school choice08/03/2009

Dallas Pinkston Class of 2009 graduate Javarez "Bean" Willis has chosen the prep school he will attend at the end of this month.

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Report: Christian Life-ex going pro overseas07/21/
Williams to play professionally07/21/ Basketball Recruiting
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Whispers: Johnson could stay closer to home05/26/ Basketball Recruiting
Memphis adds five-star05/26/ Basketball Recruiting
Williams Delays Commitment05/25/
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Early Williams Visit Returns05/18/
Whispers: Wall might make them wait05/13/ Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's Mailbag: Stephenson to Tucson?05/08/ Basketball Recruiting
Whispers: Five-star Williams has second thoughts05/05/ Basketball Recruiting
Five-star Williams on surprise visit05/03/ Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's Mailbag: UL looks to replace lost big man05/02/ Basketball Recruiting
Whispers: Sidney still looking?04/28/ Basketball Recruiting
Final 2009 Rivals150 sees several moves04/15/ Basketball Recruiting
Whispers: Several top prospects not ready to sign04/15/ Basketball Recruiting
The Word on Williams04/09/
Whispers: UK recruiting dominoes set to fall?04/07/ Basketball Recruiting
Coaching moves affect several recruiting classes04/03/ Basketball Recruiting
Changes May Help Hoyas with Williams04/02/
Whispers: Stephenson set for announcement03/24/ Basketball Recruiting
Meyer's midweek report03/19/ Basketball Recruiting
Visit Included Game and Discovery for Williams03/14/
Whispers: Memphis closing in on historic class03/10/ Basketball Recruiting
Williams and Hoyas in Full Swing03/04/
Whispers: Leader emerging for five-star Williams?03/03/ Basketball Recruiting
PG contingency plans for Duke and Memphis02/24/ Basketball Recruiting
Local junior standout claims three offers01/22/
Local five-star keeps Bulldogs in the mix01/21/
Last-minute decisions highlight signing period11/20/ Basketball Recruiting
What to watch: Early signing period storylines11/10/ Basketball Recruiting
Still three for Williams11/07/ Basketball Recruiting
Best of the Rest: Power forwards11/01/ Basketball Recruiting
New Big 12 school leads for Williams10/15/ Basketball Recruiting
K-State watching Huffman08/01/
Vegas: loose change07/28/ Basketball Recruiting
Battle at the Bluff: day two07/15/ Basketball Recruiting
Davis emerges as top 2011 prospect06/17/
Spradling pulls in first offer06/10/
Williams talks camp and recruiting06/10/
GPC Video: Wally Judge in action06/06/
Williams turns heads with big-time play06/03/
Prominent players bounced in semis06/01/
K-State high on Williams' list of schools05/31/
Manhattan Classic: 10 to Watch05/30/
TOC: Friday05/24/ Basketball Recruiting
Williams visits K-State05/04/
April rewind: 2009 prospects in the news05/02/ Basketball Recruiting
Eye catchers from Kingwood04/23/ Basketball Recruiting
Williams stars at Kingwood04/22/
Howard Pulley takes Kingwood crown04/20/ Basketball Recruiting
Kingwood: Illinois commit Head impresses04/20/ Basketball Recruiting
Kingwood: day one04/19/ Basketball Recruiting
Bears impress tall talents04/02/
Best of the Rest: Power forwards03/10/ Basketball Recruiting
Mississippi big man drawing Cats' interest02/11/
What's left after early signing period?11/30/ Basketball Recruiting
Best of the Rest: Power forwards11/01/ Basketball Recruiting
Best of the rest: Power forwards08/23/ Basketball Recruiting
Four-star forward to visit Clemson06/21/
TOC top Class of 2008 performers05/30/ Basketball Recruiting
Tournament of Champions: Saturday 17U action05/27/ Basketball Recruiting
Wallace Prather Memorial honors pioneer05/10/ Basketball Recruiting
Williams lands first offer05/09/ Basketball Recruiting
New Rivals150 deep with talented big men05/08/ Basketball Recruiting
Williams seeing major early interest04/07/
Williams ready to earn offers03/20/ Basketball Recruiting
Southern Shootout tips off AAU season03/18/ Basketball Recruiting
AAU Nationals: Monday's action07/31/ Basketball Recruiting