Cruz Davis is a 2022 Point Guard from Lewisville, Texas that is ranked as one of the top PGs in the country by several recruiting outlets. Davis runs point for the nationally ranked iSchool Entrepreneur Academy where he’s averaging 12ppg, 4apg, and 3rpg. The athletic and long guard has tremendous scoring abilities as he carves his way through the defense. Cruz is a scoring point guard that can pass. His unique skills has caught the attention of several division one schools, including offers from: Georgetown, SMU, Oregon State, Houston, TCU and others are in the mix. We caught up with Cruz to discuss hoops and his recruitment.
RLH: How was this past summer on the AAU scene?
CD: This summer was difficult adjusting to only playing at the end of July and some of August. But we still got to play the best from Texas and good competition from other states. We made the most of it as a team.
RLH: You play for a talented iSchool Entrepreneur team. What is your role and this team?
CD: Coach wants me to get buckets and control the follow of the game. I’m also stepping up as a leader to some of the younger players we have.
RLH: What have you done in preparation to play a national schedule with iSchool?
CD: I’ve been playing against top competition all my life, so that has prepared me for this coming season. Everyone is good on our schedule and we look forward to the challenge.
RLH: You’re one of the top PGs in your class. What is your pitch as to why you should be #1?
CD: I’m a true Point Guard. I can run the show and facilitate for my teammates. I can score the ball when called upon to do so. I’m not worried about how many points I score as long as we are winning and my teammates are getting better.
RLH: What is it like playing with Keyonte George (a top 10 2022 player)?
CD: It’s cool. I feel like we make each other better and getting to compete with him in practice is only going to make my game better too. Plus, he brings a lot of attention to our team.
RLH: You have several High Major offers and a long list of schools recruiting you. Who is recruiting you the hardest right now?
CD: I’m blessed to be in this position and will continue to work at my game. Some of the schools that are on me the most right now are: Tulsa, Rice, Oregon State, New Mexico, and TCU.
RLH: What are you looking for in a college?
CD: I’d like to go to a place that I can come in and compete early on for playing time and win games.
Cruz will be running with Basketball Means More this coming grassroots season.