April 21, 2006
Sikes to visit Minnesota this weekend
In their quest to find a strong yet versatile power forward for next season, the Gopher coaching staff has turned their efforts to Mount San Jacinto forward. At 6-foot-7 and 245 pounds, Sikes is ranked as JucoJunction's 37th best prospect as he averaged 13 points and 11 rebounds last year.
As a freshman Sikes played at Georgia but was dismissed from the school before his sophomore season. Sikes will come to Minnesota Saturday after a visit to Cincinnati.
Already Sikes has visited Bradley University and South Florida. The Braves have been after Sikes for a very long time while Minnesota became involved later in the season and Cincinnati fairly recently.
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