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About Jesse Kramer

Jesse Kramer is the founder and editor-in-chief of The Catch and Shoot. He is a freshman at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University, where he also writes for The Daily Northwestern. In the past, he has worked as a Featured Columnist for Bleacher Report, as a sports reporter for the Riverdale Press, and as sports editor for Heschel Helios.
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    Illinois State transfer Zach Lofton chooses Minnesota

    Illinois State transfer Zach Lofton took to Twitter on Wednesday to announce that he will be joining Minnesota for his final two years of eligibility. In his lone year as a Redbird, Lofton averaged 11.3 points but...

    • Posted April 24, 2014
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    Loyola transfer Matt O’Leary commits to IUPUI

    For the second time in as many days, a Loyola (Chicago) transfer landed at IUPUI. Former Ramblers forward Matt O’Leary committed to the Jaguars Wednesday, Kyle Neddenriep of the Indy Star reported. His commitment comes one day...

    • Posted April 23, 2014
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    Deerfield guard Eric Porter to join Loyola as preferred walk-on

    Loyola (Chicago) gained another newcomer Tuesday. Deerfield High School senior Eric Porter accepted a spot with the Ramblers as a preferred walk-on next season, Jon Kerr of the Deerfield Review reported. “I like the opportunity,” Porter told...

    • Posted April 23, 2014
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    Illinois forward Darius Paul arrested

    Illinois forward Darius Paul was arrested Tuesday morning, the Champaign-Urbana News-Gazette reported. He was arrested for underage drinking and resisting a police officer. Paul, 20, admitted to “drinking a large amount of alcohol” in his apartment, according to the...

    • Posted April 22, 2014
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    Former Loyola forward Nick Osborne lands at IUPUI

    Former Loyola (Chicago) forward Nick Osborne committed to IUPUI on Tuesday, according to a report by Trevor Andershock of Indiana Basketball Source. The Muncie, Ind., native will have two remaining years of eligibility with the Jaguars. Osborne...

    • Posted April 22, 2014
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    Ultra Early Horizon League Preview: Cleveland State and Green Bay atop early projections

    The Catch and Shoot’s Ultra Early Season Preview for 2014-15 continues with a look at the Horizon League. Cleveland State, which finished second in the conference last season, is poised to be the favorite with all five...

    • Posted April 21, 2014
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    DePaul signs JUCO transfer Aaron Simpson

      DePaul added a second junior college transfer to its incoming recruiting class with Lincoln College point guard Aaron Simpson signing his letter of intent, the school announced Thursday. Simpson, a Chicago native, averaged 20.2 points, 4.2...

    • Posted April 17, 2014
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    Johnnie Vassar signs letter of intent to join Northwestern

    Northwestern officially added point guard Johnnie Vassar to its recruiting class Wednesday with Vassar signing his letter of intent. Vassar, a three-star recruit on ESPN.com, joins Vic Law, Bryant McIntosh, Gavin Skelly and Scott Lindsey in a...

    • Posted April 17, 2014
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    JUCO guard D’Juan Miller officially commits to UIC

    UIC announced Wednesday that junior college point guard D’Juan Miller signed his letter of intent to join the Flames for the 2014-15 season. He joins high school seniors Tai Odiase and Grant Sims in the Flames’ incoming...

    • Posted April 17, 2014
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    Loyola inks three more on first day of regular signing period

    Three more recruits officially joined Loyola (Chicago)’s incoming recruiting class Wednesday, the first day of the regular signing period. Johnston High School (Iowa) senior Jay Knuth and Coffeyville Community College transfers Earl Peterson and Montel James will...

    • Posted April 17, 2014
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