It turned out to be a fruitful trip, however, because Muhl landed a talented point guard from Rich East instead.
Hello, Tay Tay Wilson.
Wilson made three 3-pointers tossed in 20 points Saturday to help the top-ranked Eagles gun down the DMACC Bears, 82-57, in an ICCAC Conference game at Johnson Hall.
"We were actually recruiting another kid from her high school," Muhl explained. "I liked Tay. She hit shots. Point guards that can hit shots are fun."
Wilson made it a fun day for Kirkwood as the Eagles raised their impeccable records to 26-0 overall and 10-0 in the league with four games left in the regular season.
Wilson, a 5-foot-6 freshman, is averaging just 6.5 points and 3.2 assists for Kirkwood, but don't be fooled by those modest numbers. She's the floor general on a deep and balanced club where the points, rebounds and assists are spread around.
Wilson can score 20 points and help her club win a ballgame, or she can score no points and help her team. Read more...