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Behind the scenes with Tyus Battle

Recruiting is starting to progress for five star 2016 guard Tyus Battle, who will visit Duke in October for Countdown to Craziness. We sat down with Battle’s father to discuss the summer, his recruitment, timeline, and much more.

To start, I would like to hear your thoughts on the benefits of playing in the Team USA program. Gary Battle, father of Tyus Battle: That’s a good question, when he first went there back when he was a freshman, he really didn’t know what to expect. The first time he went he was actually hurt, he had turf toe so he was out for about a month. The way USA Basketball does it, once you are a part...

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