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Devon Dotson

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Devon Dotson
CollegeKansas
ConferenceBig 12
SportBasketball
PositionPoint Guard
Jersey #11
ClassFreshman
Height6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight180 lb (82 kg)
NationalityAmerican
Born (1999-08-02) August 2, 1999 (age 20)
Chicago Heights
High schoolProvidence Day School,
Charlotte, North Carolina
Career highlights
Awards
  • 2018 McDonald's All-American

Devon Dotson is an American college basketball player for the University of Kansas. Currently a freshman, he was ranked as one of the top high school prospects in the high school class of 2018 and drew interest from many notable colleges including North Carolina, Florida, Villanova, Maryland and Arizona before coming to play for the Kansas Jayhawks in 2018-2019[1].[2] Devon Dotson was selected to play in the 2018 McDonald's All-American game held in Atlanta, GA.

High School Career[edit | edit source]

Dotson attended Providence Day School and scored over 2,500 points becoming the school's all time leader in points. In high school, Devon Dotson rated as a five-star recruit and ranked as the 20th best player in the 2018 class by 247Sports.com.[3] On October 13th, 2017, Devon committed to play college basketball for the Kansas Jayhawks[4].[5]

US college sports recruiting information for high school athletes
Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight Commit date
Devon Dotson
Point Guard
Charlotte, NC Providence Day School 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 180 lb (82 kg) Oct 13, 2017 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:5/5 stars   Rivals:5/5 stars   247Sports:5/5 stars    ESPN:5/5 stars
Overall recruiting rankings: Scout: 18   Rivals: 18  247Sports: 20  ESPN: 22
  • Note: In many cases, Scout, Rivals, 247Sports, and ESPN may conflict in their listings of height and weight.
  • In these cases, the average was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.

Sources:

Personal Life[edit | edit source]

Devon is the son of Dana and Angela Dotson and has two siblings, brother Dalen and sister Ashlynn.[6] He began playing basketball at the age of 4 and has expressed admiration for Derrick Rose. He patterned parts of his game after the NBA player by watching and simulating his moves on the court. He also throughout his career has worn the No. 1 like Rose in his Chicago Bulls playing days.[7]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "Kansas gets verbal from No. 26 Devon Dotson". ESPN.com. Retrieved 2018-06-14.
  2. "Devon Dotson | NBADraft.net". www.nbadraft.net. Retrieved 2018-06-14.
  3. "Devon Dotson, Providence Day School , Point Guard". 247Sports. Retrieved 2018-06-14.
  4. "Devon Dotson Blog: OK, so here's why I chose Kansas..." USA TODAY High School Sports. 2017-10-13. Retrieved 2018-06-14.
  5. "Five-star Class of 2018 point guard Devon Dotson commits to Kansas". CBSSports.com. Retrieved 2018-06-14.
  6. "In-home visit with 5-star PG Devon Dotson 'great,' according to Dotson's father | Tale of the Tait". KUsports.com. Retrieved 2018-06-14.
  7. "Providence Day sophomore Devon Dotson turning heads". charlotteobserver. Retrieved 2018-06-14.


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