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Angelo Roncalli
06-12-2012, 05:47 PM
Zach and Max at SSF are reporting the GU has offered 6'3" 2013 SG Jordan Mathews (one "t" in Mathews) of Santa Monica high school.

Mathews is the son of former USF coach Phil Mathews (now an assistant at UCLA--took Donny Daniels' place), and has offers from VCU, Colorado, San Diego State, Wyoming and San Francisco in addition to GU.

Jordan's cousin Shannon Mathews was a star on the GU women's team, and earned numerous honors:

2004-05 WCC Player of the Year
2004-05 AP Honorable Mention All-America
2004-05 First Team All-WCC
2004-05 Gonzaga Senior Athlete of the Year
2004-05 WCC All-Academic
2003-04 First Team All-WCC
2003-04 WCC All-Academic
2002-03 All-WCC Honorable Mention
2002-03 WCC All-Academic

Some video of Jordan: http://scouthoops.scout.com/2/1193053.html

One wonders if Jordan has inherited his father's colorful vocabulary...

06-12-2012, 06:12 PM
Now that you mention it Angelo, that must be one of the prerequisites to get hired at ewe ess eff.

06-12-2012, 06:58 PM
Shannon was great--loved her game, very nice person also. She really helped get the lady Zags get started in the direction they are now going.