Badgers Add Nathan Reuvers To 2017 Recruiting Class

By Jake Zimmermann
May 18, 2016  7:18 p.m.
MADISON, Wisconsin | The Minnesota to Wisconsin pipeline continues for the Badger men’s basketball team. According to multiple reports, Minnesota high school star Nathan Reuvers has given a verbal commitment to play at Wisconsin. Reuvers joins former Badgers Mike Bruesewitz, Jordan Taylor and Jon Leuer as frontcourt players from Minnesota who decided to go to Wisconsin.
Reuvers stands 6’9″, 210 pounds. He led Lakeville North high school to the Minnesota Class 4A championship game. After averaging 6.5 points as a sophomore, Reuvers improved his production to 20 points and 8 rebounds per game as a junior. Badger coach Greg Gard reportedly made two trips to visit Reuvers. The Badgers’ commitment to the Minnesota native eventually paid off.
Nathan Reuvers joins Wisconsin native Kobe King in the class of 2017. According to 247sports.com, Wisconsin’s recruiting class now ranks 13th in the country and 4th in the Big Ten.