Social media, and Twitter in particular, is an awesome tool with tons of different uses, but its ability to closely link fans and young athletes is alarming. This past week of Troy Williams' recruitment process has only highlighted that fact. First, some background. Williams, a six-foot-six explosive scorer out of Virginia, is rated as the second-best small forward and sixth-best player in the class of 2013 by ESPN.
Top high school basketball recruit Troy Williams has chosen Indiana to play college basketball at next season, and his signing has dramatically increased the quality of the Hoosiers' recruiting class. Williams is a supreme athletic ... Read Post
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