Alabama Mens Hoops has record breaking recruiting class


10/19/21 MBB Media Day
Alabama Head Coach Nate Oats
Photo by Rodger Champion

By WVUA 23 Digital Writer Drew Pavan

On Wednesday, was the early signing period for the 2022 basketball recruits and University of Alabama basketball is up to five signees in this recruiting class after yesterday. Bama hoops head coach Nate Oats has lit it up in recruiting over the last two recruiting classes.

Right now, Bama has the third-ranked recruiting class, according to 247sports. Bama signed two five-star recruits for the first time in program history yesterday.

The two top-five stars are guard Jalen Bradley and forward Brandon Miller.

Miller, one of the top forwards in the class of 2022 and was also named the Gatorade Player of the Year for 2021. Miller averaged 24.1 points per game as a junior and helped lead Cane Ridge High School to a 15-1 record along with a state championship appearance.

Jalen Bradley according to ESPN is the No.1 point guard in the 2022 recruiting class. Bradley was originally from Rochester, New York, and went to school in North Carolina but transferred to the prestigious IMG Academy, where it helped him gain national recognition from schools. Acquiring offers from Arizona, Gonzaga, Kentucky, Florida State, and many more, But chose to Roll with the Tide.

Bradley and Miller headline the Crimson Tides recruiting 2022 class but Oats has also been able to sign two more four stars, Rylan Griffen and Noah Clowney, also signed top junior college prospect power forward Nick Pringle.

This 2022 Basketball recruiting class is undoubtedly the best in school history. The Crimson Tide looks to keep up the recruiting tear they’re on as they look to add more top prospects for the 2023 class.

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