June 28, 2011

Applewhite talks Vol camp

Recruiting is about to hit its 'busy-season' in the college basketball world when the July evaluation period kicks off next week. Tennessee and new head coach Cuonzo Martin and his staff will be fanning out across the country in pursuit of prospects along with their peers for a hectic month. This past weekend though, the Vols had an opportunity to welcome several prospects to campus to participate in Elite Camp.

Among this past weekend's guests were Andre Applewhite from Memphis Central. Applewhite (6-foot-4, 205 pounds) from Memphis Central, had made a previous trip to Knoxville as an unofficial visitor but this trip was his first since the coaching change that brought Martin to town.

Applewhite has had the chance to speak with Martin and his staff on the phone, but this trip gave him more insight into exactly what kind of atmosphere will surround Tennessee basketball under a new regime.


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