August 29, 2007

Elston taking visits

Though he'd attended team camps this summer at both Purdue and Indiana, Derek Elston's unofficial visit to West Lafayette last was his first-ever strictly recruiting-minded college trip.

By the sounds of things, quite an impression was made on the 6-foot-8 Class of 2009 combo forward.

Elston, ranked No. 97 in the Class of '09 and rated a four-star prospect by Rivals.com, picked up offers from Indiana and Purdue during the summer.

Those stand as Elston's two offers to date, though Butler and Valparaiso have intimated that offers could come should he visit their campuses.

Virginia and Clemson have gotten involved also, while childhood favorite North Carolina has made contact.

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