Southeast Missouri State University has a new head coach in Dickey Nutt. The Redhawks landed a junior college player today from a top juco program in the country year in and year out. JucoJunction has the latest on who signed today with the Redhawks of the Ohio Valley Conference in this story.
Leon Powell, (SO) 6-foot-7 (210) from St. Louis,MO, will take his game to Southeast Missouri State University next season according to Indian Hills Community College sports information director Kevin Pink who confirmed this signing from Ottumwa, IA. Powell a combo forward averaged 11.4 ppg, 6.1 rebounds and shot 61.7% (147-238) from the floor for the Warriors this past season.
Powell joins teammates James Washington (Middle Tennessee State) and LaRon Dendy (Iowa State ), who both signed on the dotted line today. Dwight Hardy and Dwight Buycks both signed in the early signing period with St. John's and Marquette University respectively. The Warriors still have some players that are currently taking visits and JucoJunction will keep you posted on what they do during the signing period this month.