Players considering college-basketball optionsPublished 2:32pm Friday, May 11, 2012
Paul Chukes, Trea Kelly and Dillen Thomas, three senior members of coach Rickey McCullough’s Bainbridge High School Bearcats basketball team, are still considering playing college basketball.
Chukes, a first-team All-Region 1-AAAA selection who led the team in scoring with 368 points and an average of 12.5 point a game, has not yet signed, but McCullough said he plans to attend Chattahoochee Valley Community College in Phenix City, Ala. If Chukes joins Chattahoochee Valley, he will be a teammate of one of his BHS teammates, Rodney Glenn.
Kelly, a second-team All-Region 1-AAAA selection, who led the team with 49 blocks, will sign this summer with either Columbus State University or the University of West Florida.
Thomas, who will be attending Mercer University on an academic scholarship, may try to walk on with the Mercer Bears basketball team, McCullough said.