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Devonta Pollard

When Alabama Men's Basketball Coach Anthony Grant signed one of the nation's top prospects, one can't help but wonder if he realized what a headache Devota Pollard might prove to be. Bama has been practicing for less than a week, but the evidence is beginning to come in.

Alabama freshman Devonta Pollard, 6-8, 200, the reigning Mississippi Gatorade State Player of the Year and MVP of the Alabama-Mississippi All-Star game, was a five-star prospect by FoxSPORTSNext, ranked the fifth best small forward in the nation. In his senior season, Pollard led Kemper County High School to the Mississippi 3A state title by averaging 23.8 points, 15.7 rebounds, and 5.1 blocked... Recommended Stories