HEIGHTS, Ky. - Northern Kentucky University men’s basketball
head coach Dave Bezold announced that Holy Cross High School standout
Corey Sorrell has signed a national letter of intent to play for
Sorrell, a 6-foot-5
senior forward, averaged 15.7 points and 5.1 rebounds per game as
a junior at Holy Cross. One of the top outside shooters in the state,
Sorrell made 43 percent of his 3-point attempts and 80 percent of
his free throws.
will remind our fans of a taller Kevin Schappell with his outside
shooting, and the way he is constantly in the gym working to improve
his game,” Bezold said. “He is a very good perimeter
shooter, makes his free throws and plays hard all the time.”
Going into his
senior season, Sorrell had scored 709 career points. He also averaged
2.5 assists per game as a junior.
NKU is currently
4-1 overall, 2-0 in the Great Lakes Valley Conference. Sorrell is
the Norse’s first signed recruit for next season.