Baltimore basketball fans will have plenty of local Division I college players to track when the season tips off next week.
There are 89 players from this area — natives of Anne Arundel County, Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Carroll County, Harford County and Howard County, and/or graduates of high schools in those areas — listed on Division I men's basketball rosters.
Loyola, UMBC and High Point have five local players apiece, while Maryland and Morgan State have four each. Central Connecticut State and Pittsburgh have three apiece.
Lake Clifton has the most former players on DI rosters with eight, followed by Mount St. Joseph (seven), St. Frances (seven), City (five), John Carroll (five), Dunbar (four), Milford Mill (four) and Pallotti (four).
Check out the complete list below. Send me an email at email@example.com if there's anyone I missed.
College Name Year Position High School Hometown Prep School / Previous College American Charlie Jones freshman guard/forward Mount St. Joseph Manchester Brown Jon Schmidt junior forward Friends School Baltimore Buffalo Auraum Nuiriankh senior guard Arundel Baltimore Charis Prep (N.C.) Cal State Northridge Aaron Parks freshman guard Lake Clifton Baltimore Notre Dame Prep (Mass.) Central Connecticut State Malcolm McMillan junior guard John Carroll Baltimore Central Connecticut State Juwan Newman junior forward Lake Clifton Baltimore College of Southern Idaho Central Connecticut State Ahmaad Wilson freshman guard Randallstown Randallstown Colorado State Stanton Kidd senior (will redshirt) forward Edmondson Baltimore North Carolina Central Coppin State Michael Oyefusi sophomore guard Randallstown Randallstown Howard C.C. Coppin State Van Rolle freshman guard Edgewood Edgewood Mount Zion Prep Delaware Devon Saddler senior guard Aberdeen Aberdeen Winchendon (Mass.) Prep Delaware Davon Usher senior guard Digital Harbor Baltimore Mississippi Valley State DePaul Cleveland Melvin senior forward Lake Clifton Baltimore Notre Dame Prep (Mass.) DePaul Brandon Young senior guard Friendship Collegiate (D.C.) Baltimore Drexel Damion Lee junior guard Calvert Hall Baltimore St. Thomas More (Conn.) Elon Ryley Beaumont senior forward Mount St. Joseph Millersville Fairleigh Dickinson Mike Owona freshman forward John Carroll Baltimore (via Cameroon) Gardner-Webb Naji Hibbert senior guard DeMatha Baltimore Texas A&M; George Washington Isaiah Armwood senior forward Montrose Christian Baltimore Villanova Georgetown Greg Whittington junior forward Oakland Mills Columbia Grambling State Chase Cormier freshman guard Milford Mill Baltimore Fishburne (Va.) Military Hampton Dwight Meikle sophomore guard Quality Education Academy (N.C.) Baltimore High Point Allan Chaney senior forward New London (Conn.) Baltimore Virginia Tech High Point Cliff Cornish freshman forward North County Baltimore High Point Tre Duncan junior guard Severn Millersville Princeton Day Academy High Point Derrell Edwards senior guard Dunbar Baltimore South Plains College (Texas) High Point Devante Wallace junior guard Dunbar Baltimore Houston Tione Womack senior guard Randallstown Baltimore Hagerstown C.C. Houston Baptist Cody Joyce sophomore forward Southern Churchton Massanutten Military (Va.) Illinois State Daishon Knight junior guard Lake Clifton Baltimore Odessa College (Texas) IPFW Isaiah McCray junior guard Milford Mill Baltimore Lipscomb J.J. Butler sophomore guard Patterson Mill Abingdon Longwood Leron Fisher sophomore guard Lake Clifton Baltimore Allan Hancock (Calif.) Loyola Dylon Cormier senior guard Cardinal Gibbons Baltimore Loyola Josh Forney freshman forward St. Frances Baltimore Loyola Jarred Jones sophomore forward John Carroll Havre de Grace Loyola Jordan Latham senior forward City Baltimore Xavier Loyola R.J. Williams junior guard St. Frances Baltimore Marist Phillip Lawrence sophomore forward Mount St. Joseph Baltimore Maryland Nick Faust junior guard City Baltimore Maryland Jonathan Graham junior forward Calvert Hall Baltimore Penn State Maryland Conner Lipinski sophomore guard Annapolis Area Christian Gambrills Maryland Varun Ram junior guard River Hill Clarksville Trinity (Conn.) Minnesota Daquein McNeil freshman guard Vermont Academy Baltimore Montana Keron DeShields junior guard Pallotti Baltimore Vermont Academy Montana Chris Kemp junior forward Archbishop Spalding Baltimore West Texas College Morehead State Brent Arrington sophomore guard Lansdowne Halethorpe Mississippi Valley State Morehead State Kareem Storey junior guard Towson Catholic Baltimore College of Southern Idaho Morgan State Cedric Blossom sophomore forward Montrose Christian Columbia Morgan State Donte Pretlow sophomore guard Dunbar Baltimore Morgan State Kyle Thomas freshman forward Milford Mill Owings Mills Central Jersey Each One Teach One Morgan State Willis Turnipseed sophomore forward City Baltimore Mount St. Mary's Will Lyle sophomore forward Pallotti Washington D.C. New Hampshire Matt Miller junior guard Mount St. Joseph Arnold Seton Hill (Pa.) NJIT Nigel Sydnor sophomore guard St. Paul's Baltimore Marianapolis Preparatory (Conn.) NJIT Winfield Willis sophomore guard St. Paul's Baltimore Clarion (Pa.) Northern Colorado Corey Spence junior guard Dunbar Baltimore Casper (Wyo.) College Notre Dame Eric Atkins senior guard Mount St. Joseph Columbia Ohio State Kam Williams freshman guard Mount St. Joseph Baltimore Pittsburgh Jamel Artis freshman forward Vermont Academy Baltimore Notre Dame Prep (Mass.) Pittsburgh Durand Johnson sophomore forward Lake Clifton Baltimore Brewster (N.H.) Academy Pittsburgh Aron Nwankwo junior forward City Baltimore Richmond Wayne Sparrow junior guard St. Frances Baltimore Robert Morris Evan Grey sophomore guard Archbishop Spalding Columbia Rutgers Greg Lewis sophomore forward St. Frances Baltimore St. Francis (Pa.) Greg Brown sophomore guard Archbishop Spalding Odenton St. Joseph's Isaiah Miles sophomore forward Milford Mill Baltimore Siena Lavon Long freshman forward Oakland Mills Columbia Siena Maurice White freshman guard St. Frances Baltimore South Alabama Antoine Allen senior guard Lake Clifton Baltimore Palm Beach State (Fla.) Syracuse C.J. Fair senior forward City Baltimore Brewster (N.H.) Academy Temple Anthony Lee junior forward West Oak Academy (Fla.) Columbia Tennessee Antonio Barton senior guard Lake Clifton Baltimore Memphis Texas A&M-Corpus; Christi Emmanuel Toney freshman guard Annapolis Area Christian Annapolis Toledo Aubrey Williams freshman forward Pallotti Bowie IMG Academy (Fla.) Troy Antoine Myers senior guard Forest Park Baltimore Pensacola (Fla.) State College UMBC Will Darley freshman forward Dulaney Timonium Fishburne (Va.) Military UMBC Rodney Elliott freshman guard John Carroll Baltimore UMBC Ben Grace freshman guard Gilman Catonsville UMBC Bryan Harris freshman guard Southern Oxon Hill Wofford UMBC Quentin Jones senior guard Mount St. Joseph Baltimore Wallace State (Ala.) UNC-Greensboro Kayel Locke sophomore forward McDonogh Baltimore UNC-Greensboro Tevon Saddler freshman guard St. Frances Aberdeen UNC-Wilmington Shane Reybold senior forward Reservoir Laurel UNLV Daquan Cook sophomore guard St. Frances Baltimore UNLV Roscoe Smith junior forward Walbrook Baltimore Connecticut Villanova Daniel Ochefu sophmore forward Downingtown East (Pa.) Baltimore Wagner Langston Burnett sophomore guard Pallotti Beltsville Xavier Isaiah Philmore senior forward John Carroll Bel Air Towson