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Billy Wampler (Photo credit: Dan Reiland)

Class

Position

Height

Weight

2015

SF

6'6"

195 lb

School

AAU

Eau Claire (WI) Regis HS

D1 Minnesota

Rankings Rankings

Rivals: (SF)
Scout: (SG)
ESPN: NR (SG)
24/7: 85 (#52 SF / #255)
Wishoops: #7 player in 2015

Last updated: Apr. 23, 2015
Previous Rankings: NR SF by ESPN; 3-star SF by Scout; 3-star/85 (#41 SF/#210 overall) > 89 by 24/7
Rankings at time of commitment: 3-star (0.8572) by 24/7 Composite, #39 SF/#208 overall/#6 in WI; unranked 3-star by Rivals and Scout, not rated by ESPN

Honors Honors

2015 All-State - Div. 4 (WBCA)*
2015 Cloverbelt - West Co-Player of the Year
2015 First Team All-Cloverbelt - West
2014 All-State - Div. 4 (WBCA)*
2014 Honorable Mention All-State (AP)
2014 First TEam All-Cloverbelt - West
2013 Fifth Team All-Northwest (Leader-Telegram)

*unanimous selection

Statistics Statistics

2014-15: 25.7 ppg | Senior (Regis)
2014: 16.9 ppg, 4.9 rpg | adidas Gauntlet - Dal / Indy / Orl / Vegas
2013-14: 25.5 ppg, 8.2 rpg | Junior (Regis)
2012-13: 15.9 ppg, 5.6 rpg | Sophomore (Regis) - Wissports.net

Commitment Status Verbally committed to Drake

Wampler began to break out nationally in the opening days of the spring AAU season after his junior year, in which he lead the Cloverbelt - West Conference with over 25 points-per-game. Wisconsin joined a number of schools in April that took a peek at Wampler's progress. The Badgers continued to monitor Wampler on the circuit down in Georgia. With a new coaching regime at Marquette, this is the kind of prospect UW cannot slow-play anymore. Case in point, Wampler's offer sheet consisted of Bucknell, Creighton, Davidson, North Dakota State, South Dakota, South Dakota State and most recently Auburn, but Drake recruited him the most fervently and the longest.

Press Clippings Recent Press

Related articles on Bucky's 5th Quarter >>

2014
08.03: Drake basketball adds recruit from Wisconsin (Des Moines Register)
07.21: Billy Wampler Holds 18 Scholarship Offers; Gophers Pitino Scouts Him This Weekend (Gopherhole.com)
04.26: Division I interest in Regis junior Wampler continues to soar (Leader-Telegram)
04.16: Wisconsin Junior SF Billy Wampler Says Its Exciting to Get Call From Gophers Ben Johnson (GopherHole.com)
03.26: All-City boys hoops: Wampler, Weix lead familiar group (Leader-Telegram)
02.25: Wampler scores 37 to power Regis into regional semis (Leader-Telegram)

2013
05.01: D1 Minnesota’s Depth on Display in Denver (LateNightHoops.com)

Multimedia Audio / Video

Highlights: 2015 G Billy Wampler Goes Off at the Comets Shootout - YouTube (04.24.14)
Feature: Athlete of the Week: Billy Wampler scores career high 48 points - WEAU (01.15.14)
Highlights: Billy Wampler Highlights - YouTube (07.29.13)

More Info Additional Info

2014-15 Schedule | Eau Claire Leader-Telegram

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