- May 1, 2009
So Telep, the national recruiting director of Scout.com, decided last summer to execute a semi-scientific evaluation. Call it a study of Cinderellaâ€™s DNA: what makes up a great midmajor player and why those players were not recruited by traditional powers.
. So he had his summer intern, a Duke sophomore named Drew Cannon, dig up background information on 32 players who made first-team all-league in conferences like the Atlantic 10, the Colonial Athletic Association and the Missouri Valley.
From Davidsonâ€™s Stephen Curry to Xavierâ€™s B. J. Raymond to Old Dominionâ€™s Gerald Lee, the study analyzed the players and why they were overlooked......