July 12, 2006

Davis is definitely noticed

July 12, 2006 - Hailing from Hanover, Va., 6-foot-7, 200-pound rising junior forward Ed Davis probably did not receive his just due in high school last season. Starring for the Hanover High School, Davis recently indicated he averaged 25 (points), 12(rebounds) and seven blocks for the Hawks, who earned a regional playoff birth. From a personal standpoint, Davis earned first team all-district and metro (Richmond) honors.

Still, there was not widespread attention heaped upon the reserved Davis. Since playing with the Boo Williams Summer League 17-and-under team, that lack of notoriety has changed.

When interviewed at the NBA Players Association Top 100 Camp, Davis noted a large number of major colleges are interested in obtaining his services. In addition to Georgetown, "UVA, Maryland, UConn, North Carolina" and others, who are "Mostly ACC and Big East" institutions, comprise his current list.

Georgetown and UVA presently lead the pack.

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