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THE GRIND: South Forsyth's Cole getting colleges' attention during whirlwind summer
War Eagles rising senior up to 19 scholarship offers
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After returning from a torn calf injury last season, South Forsyth forward Evan Cole averaged 20 points, 11 rebounds and three blocks to help the War Eagles reach the state playoffs. - photo by Micah Green
Evan Cole has had a busy week. After playing in the Best of the South showcase at the Suwanee Sports Academy, the rising senior’s name popped up all over social media from various accounts that follow AAU basketball and college basketball recruiting closely. Playing arguably off the radar of traditional hoop heads at South Forsyth High School, Cole’s new venture as an AAU player has made a big difference in his own marketability.