10 former 5-star recruits advance to NCAA Tournament Sweet 16
There was no shortage of star power on display during the first weekend of the 2021 NCAA Tournament, as 26 former five-star recruits suited up to take part in March Madness.
Now, that number is down to 10.
With the first weekend of the 2021 NCAA Tournament now officially wrapped up, let’s take a look at which former five-star recruits are left in the field and will duke it out for a regional championship later this week.
USC C Evan Mobley — Ranking: No. 3
Florida State G Scottie Barnes — Ranking: No. 7
Gonzaga G Jalen Suggs — Ranking: No. 11
Oregon C N’Faly Dante — Ranking: No. 14
Villanova F Jeremiah Robinson-Earl — Ranking: No. 16
Villanova G Bryan Antoine — Ranking: No. 17
USC F Isaiah Mobley — Ranking: No. 20
Houston G Quentin Grimes — Ranking: No. 10
Gonzaga G Andrew Nembhard — Ranking: No. 23
Alabama PG Jahvon Quinerly — Ranking: No. 29