Josh Sharma - C (2015)

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Josh Sharma (Photo credit: Adidas)








210 lb



Northfield Mount Hermon School

Mass Rivals

Rankings Rankings

Rivals: (#62 overall)
Scout: (#16 C / #87 overall)
ESPN: 81 (#15 C)
24/7: 91 (#21 PF / #81 overall)

Previous Rankings: 4 stars (#87 overall) by Rivals; 4 stars/91 (#25 PF/#81 overall) by 24/7

Honors Honors


Statistics Statistics

2013-14: | Junior (NMH) - MaxPreps
2012-13: 3.1 ppg, 2.7 rpg, 1.5 bpg | Sophomore (NMH) - MaxPreps

Commitment Status Undecided on College Choice

Daring the record low temperatures, Sharma made a surprise official visit for the Iowa game and came away with a Wisconsin scholarship offer. It was his second Big Ten offer in as many weeks, following Illinois the week prior. Badger assistant coach Gary Close is Sharma's lead recruiter. Originally from Hawaii, Sharma is likely used to cold weather while prepping near the Vermont-New Hampshire-Massachusetts border. Sharma is well-equipped academically, as evidenced by interest from UW, Notre Dame and Vanderbilt.

Sharma received his first major offers from UMass and Providence prior to his sophomore season. He added offers from Kansas State, Boston College, Oklahoma State, Maryland and others during that year, even though he came off the bench for a talented championship-winning NMH squad. Sharma is now receiving interest from Indiana and Gonzaga most recently, to go along with looks from Syracuse, Duke and others. He also participated in the Adidas Nations camp in the summer of 2013, which allowed others to catch his rare blend of height and fluid athleticism.

Press Clippings Recent Press

Related articles on Bucky's 5th Quarter >>

03.09: For Lexington 7-footer, the sky is the limit (Boston Globe)
03.05: Illinois Goes Two-Deep for Josh Sharma; Falzon ‘Up in the Air’ (Zags Blog)
01.04: Sharma Taking Official Visit (New England Recruiting Report)

04.14: Northeast Hoops Festival Recap (Rivals)
02.10: A Closer Look: Josh Sharma (
01.02: Big-man target Josh Sharma on the rise (Rivals)

Multimedia Audio / Video

Highlights: #1 in Nation Northfield Mt. Hermon Documentary Preview (01.08.14)
Highlights: Season highlights: 7' sophomore Josh Sharma '15 (03.21.13)
Highlights: Josh Sharma 2015 Northfield Mt. Hermon at the Adidas Invitational (11.05.12)
Highlights: Athletic Shot blocker with tons of Potential (09.11.12)
Interview: Josh Sharma | Elite 75 Showcase 2012 (07.10.12)

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