Name to Know: A.J. Matthews on 5/12/12 | Tipped by Quickish |
You get these calls a million times, so I didn't think much of it. He's like, 'My son is a guard,' and I'm thinking, 'OK, a guard.' And then he says the other kid is a 7-footer. At that point, I almost rolled off my couch in shock. I'm like, 'Holy Jesus. You have a 7-footer?' At our level you just don't hear that." (via Jeff Eisenberg/Yahoo Sports) , head basketball coach at Division III Farmingdale State, when he was initially approached about a 7-foot recruit, AJ Matthews, a legit NBA prospect.