Recruiting: Trotwood-Madison star makes his college decision


Amari Davis announced Saturday he will play his college basketball at Green Bay. 

A 6-foot-3 shooting guard, Davis was fifth in the GWOC in scoring last season as a junior at 21.0 points per game. 

He shot 59.4 percent from the field and averaged 6.4 rebounds and 5.1 steals per game for the Rams, who lost the Division II state championship game to Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary

Davis is a three-star prospect in the 247Sports Composite rankings and the No. 12 player in Ohio in the senior class. 

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He is No. 2 in the area behind Xenia guard Samari Curtis, who has committed to Cincinnati.

The two were part of an AAU team this summer that featured a who’s who of area prospects.  


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