Grand Rapids Catholic Central’s Marcus Bingham always idolized NBA player Kevin Durant growing up, and that was before he got to high school and became a 6-foot-2 guard on the basketball court.
However, what has happened over the past three years has really made Bingham want to emulate Durant.
Bingham has grown eight inches since his freshman year — and is now 6-10, about as tall as Durant, and has a 7-4 wingspan.
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Combining his guard skills with that growth spurt has helped Bingham become a finalist for the Hal Schram Mr. Basketball award as well as one of the top recruits in the nation