April 30, 2007

Patterson recounts Duke's in home visit

When Duke's coaching staff walked out the front door of the Patterson house Monday night in West Virginia, five star forward Patrick Patterson's recruitment officially hit the stretch run.

The Blue Devils had the final in home visit before Patterson and his family close ranks to go through the final stages of the decision making process, and the country's 15th ranked prospect said the evening went very smoothly.

"It went great. Coach K brought a full house. Wojo was the only one who didn't come so it went pretty well," he said shortly after the proceedings had concluded. "It was mostly a repeat of everything I've heard from Coach K. He was talking about the players there, playing time, working for a position on the team, the fans, the atmosphere, him coaching and what he's done with previous players."

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