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Syracuse Basketball Recruiting: SU is 'Dream School' for 2017 PG Isaiah Washington

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The class of 2017 point guard has been watching Syracuse games since sixth grade, and says he hopes to get an offer that will change his life.

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Class of 2017 point guard Isaiah Washington is generating a lot of interest from college programs.

Washington has brought in offers from Minnesota, New Mexico, Rutgers, and Seton Hall, with interest from Butler, Georgia Tech, Xavier, and Alabama. When asked about his current recruitment, he told 247Sports that he has one school that he dreams of playing for:

"I want to get an offer from Syracuse," said Washington, 6-1, 175 pounds out of Bronx (N.Y.) St. Raymond For Boys. "That is my dream school. I've been watching them since I was in sixth grade. I just compare them to St. Ray's. Hopefully if they offer and I get there, it will change my life."

While Syracuse is focused on Trevon Duval and Quade Green for the 2017 class, Washington seems like a guy with the kind of character Jim Boeheim loves. He is a player who knows what he wants, and appears to be a "Syracuse guy," which is the type of player that has potential to thrive for the Orange.

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