6-6 Shamiek Sheppard of Fishburne Military Prep, VA is moving closer to his decision time. This week’s is Sheppard’s last week of school at Fishburne and his coach said Friday he would look for a decision from him by the end of the week or early in March.
Coach Ed Huckaby Jr. won’t identify an absolute favorite for Sheppard though he acknowledged USC is firmly in the mix. Sheppard made an official visit to USC earlier this month. The coach said Sheppard has been talking to other schools but he would not identify any of the other interested parties.
Sheppard will return to his home in New York after this week. He’s averaging 17 points and 11 rebounds per game.