Posts tagged: Angel Nunez
Angel Nunez, who transferred from Louisville roughly a year ago, is now eligible and provides another option for Gonzaga's frontcourt heading into Saturday's game vs. Kansas State in Wichita.
The 6-foot-8, 200-pound Nunez talked about what he hopes to add to the program — coach Mark Few and point guard David Stockton add their thoughts as well — in my article that will run in Friday's S-R. Here's a link.
Angel Nunez spent a good portion of his 21st birthday Saturday roughly 35,000 feet in the air. Nunez, the former Louisville Cardinal who committed to Gonzaga on Friday night, flew from Spokane to his native New York on Saturday.
In a telephone interview, Nunez said he was blown away by the family atmosphere at GU during his visit. He was a highly touted prep prospect, but struggled to find a spot in Louisville's rotation, mainly for defensive reasons, according to this article. Gonzaga hopes to help the 6-8, 200-pound Nunez, who has been compared to ex-Zag Micah Downs, turn his considerable potential into on-court production.
Read on for my article on Nunez (pronounced NOON-yez) that will run in Sunday's S-R.