Iowa Transfer Tony Perkins Narrows His List of Schools With Ole Miss Basketball Making His Six

Mar 14, 2024; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Iowa Hawkeyes guard Tony Perkins (11) dribbles as Ohio State
Mar 14, 2024; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Iowa Hawkeyes guard Tony Perkins (11) dribbles as Ohio State / Matt Krohn-USA TODAY Sports

Ole Miss head coach Chris Beard and his staff have been putting in the work during the early transfer portal cycle. Iowa transfer Tony Perkins is a player Beard is keen on bringing to Oxford.

The Ole Miss men's basketball team is eagerly eyeing top talent from the transfer portal, with Iowa transfer Tony Perkins being a prime target for the Rebels. Perkins, who has recently released his potential final list of schools, has included Ole Miss among the six, sparking excitement about the possible addition to the team.

Iowa transfer Perkins, is currently ranked as the No.42 overall player in the transfer portal per On3. Despite the fierce competition, Ole Miss successfully made what could be his final list of six teams, including Missouri, Indiana, Oregon, Oklahoma, and Arkansas. This achievement underscores the team's strong position in year one of HC Chris Beard.

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As of April 3, Perkins has only taken one visit - Missouri. He does not have any others visits currently scheduled.

Chris Beard is selling the Ole Miss basketball program well, coming off a good first season as head coach. Perkins's having the Rebels in his top six speaks volumes about how much belief players have in Coach Beard.

Chris Beard, in his efforts to sell the Ole Miss basketball program, is coming off an excellent first season as head coach. His leadership and the team's appeal to potential recruits are evident in Perkins's inclusion of the Rebels in his top six. This speaks volumes about players' belief in Coach Beard and the team's potential.