Seton Hall recruiting: Pirates host local talent, set sights on DMV

As the summer starts to wind down, Seton Hall’s staff has offered several new 2018 targets and hosted a few highly-rated juniors on unofficial visits all while the Pirates look to remain on the trimmed lists of several rising seniors.


July live period: Seton Hall offers Wabissa Bede, Alex Lomax

CHARLOTTE, NC - July 6, 2016: The Under Armour All America Basketball Camp at Queens University in Charlotte, NC. (Photo by Kelly Kline/Under Armour)

Last Wednesday through Sunday afternoon marked the first of the three all-important July ‘live’ recruiting periods and Seton Hall’s staff was out and about like every other school in the country.


Seton Hall’s Isaiah Whitehead drafted 42nd by the Brooklyn Nets


It’ll be a Brooklyn homecoming for the Coney Island native.

Selected 42nd overall by the Brooklyn Nets after they traded up to get the Utah Jazz’ pick, Seton Hall’s Isaiah Whitehead has become the first Pirate to have his named called in the NBA Draft since Samuel Dalembert and Eddie Griffin were both chosen in the first round of the 2001 Draft.