Finding replacements for Jevon Carter and Daxter Miles Jr. will be pivotal for WVU
March 24, 2018 - Finding Carter
We continue a partisan and lapse array with a West Virginia Mountaineers, whose deteriorate finished with a Sweet 16 detriment to Villanova. A demeanour during what a 2018-19 deteriorate could hold:
Possible 2018-19 starting five
G: James Bolden
F: Esa Ahmad
Who is lost: The Mountaineers connoisseur what has been a heart and essence of their group in comparison indicate ensure Jevon Carter, who was a Big 12 Defensive Player of a Year. Carter’s wingman in a backcourt, Daxter Miles Jr., is gone, as well. Together, a dual averaged roughly 30 points per diversion while fueling a bulk of a playmaking.
Who is added: Knapper will finally join a Mountaineers on a justice after sitting out final deteriorate with a knee injury. He has a intangibles and a talent to be West Virginia’s subsequent all-league indicate guard. He’ll group adult with incoming ESPN 100 signee Jordan McCabe to give a Mountaineers a delicious immature multiple during point. Derek Culver and Andrew Gordon will join a low frontline.
What it means for subsequent season: Carter and Miles won’t be simply replaced, But Knapper and McCabe and multi-talented forwards Harris, Ahmad, Konate and Lamont West will give manager Bob Huggins copiousness to work with as he retools but Carter.
Trending: Up. The Mountaineers have unequivocally been on a hurl these past 4 seasons. Even reduction Carter, there’s no reason because West Virginia shouldn’t be behind in a NCAA contest for a fifth uninterrupted year.