The Frank Haith era started with a bang, and year two was set up to be another huge season. But they were missing one piece.
With higher expectations after the best season during Kevin Willard’s tenure, the Pirates have scheduled some tougher nonconference opponents to test them this year.
Notable talent still remains after the 2016 NBA Draft, so a team was created out of the best possible players not to be selected and how they might fare if signed to a pro team.
Frankie Hughes officially signs with Missouri, which means that, with Willie Jackson, the Tigers have signed high school teammates for the first time since 2012.