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New (unconfirmed) 2013 basketball commit - Ilker Er from Turkey


Randy Rosetta ?@RandyRosetta 14m
Seeing for the second time in as many days that swing man Ilker Er, a Turkish native, has committed to #LSU. Not confirmed yet.


From Turkey originally, played in Florida this last season. Averaged 14.1 PPG, 44% from 3 at Arlington Country Day last season (loaded team with DI talent in FL). Is 6'7 195 and plays SG/SF. Perfect type of player Johnny Jones loves.

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Matisyeezy
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re: New (unconfirmed) 2013 basketball commit - Ilker Er from Turkey


So I guess this is related to Corban Collins?





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thunderbird1100
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I dont think it's a coincidence, no





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re: New (unconfirmed) 2013 basketball commit - Ilker Er from Turkey


WE GOING TO DA SHIP SONS





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Ilker Er is still not an LSU basketball commitment, despite his claims. That could change, w/ a scholarship maybe open, but has no offer now








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LuzianaFootball
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re: New (unconfirmed) 2013 basketball commit - Ilker Er from Turkey


More height.






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thunderbird1100
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re: New (unconfirmed) 2013 basketball commit - Ilker Er from Turkey


Yeah I saw that too, hate when people break things too early. He committed to Rhode Island a month or two ago and apparently didn't have an offer.

I see this probably going through now with a scholarship opened up.






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BigEdLSU
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re: New (unconfirmed) 2013 basketball commit - Ilker Er from Turkey


CJJ keeps pulling rabbits out of the hat

I hated how there was no speculation before.






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oauron
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re: New (unconfirmed) 2013 basketball commit - Ilker Er from Turkey


He seems like a pretty good player. Leading scorer for a good team that had a bunch of D1 players on it.





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thunderbird1100
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He seems like a pretty good player. Leading scorer for a good team that had a bunch of D1 players on it.



The highlight video shows me a guy Johnny Jones would definitely want.

6'7 able to play multiple positions
fairly athletic
great shot, especially from outside which we lack beyond Stringer






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GeauxAggie972
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re: New (unconfirmed) 2013 basketball commit - Ilker Er from Turkey


And a great high school to get your foot in the door with





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And a great high school to get your foot in the door with


Exactly what I was thinking, if you look at this class and the targets CJJ is going after you can see he is trying to do this. Mickey- Prime Prep, huge bonus. Simmons and Russell at Montverde, and now with Er. The guys we are recruiting hard out of Memphis/TN, are important. Victor @ St. Aug.

As for the actual player Er, interesting to see what position he plays, but definitely could be a 3/4 tweener ala Hammink, Coleman, Martin, Mickey. See a pattern






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He committed to Rhode Island a month or two ago and apparently didn't have an offer


sounds like a stud






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oauron
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interesting to see what position he plays, but definitely could be a 3/4 tweener


I definitely think he's a 2/3 tweener. I'd think he'd do very well at SG.






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thunderbird1100
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As for the actual player Er, interesting to see what position he plays, but definitely could be a 3/4 tweener ala Hammink, Coleman, Martin, Mickey. See a pattern



Er is definitely a SG/SF. Really slim body and a 3 point shooter. Not often you see 6'7 SG's in college but they exist in the NBA and he could definitely play that in college.






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oauron
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re: New (unconfirmed) 2013 basketball commit - Ilker Er from Turkey


While this is an very lazy comparison, no reason he couldn't be a shorter Hedo Turkoglu.





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Dude you're comparing a high school kid that hasn't been confirmed to have gotten an offer from us yet, and has already prematurely committed to the likes of Rhode Island, to a guy who has had all star type seasons in the NBA.. What're ya doing?

Edit: I realize you said it was a lazy comparison



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re: New (unconfirmed) 2013 basketball commit - Ilker Er from Turkey


They are both Turkish, so even though Hedo is 3 inches taller and 30-40 lbs. heavier, they are comparable . . .

because they are both Turkish.

Love it!






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