Atkins, Jesperson Reflect On Official Visits

Merrill (WI) wing forward Darion Atkins was the last. While making their official visits the first weekend in October, the two met for the first time and hit if off immediately.

Paul Jesperson at the NBAPA Top 100 Camp

“As soon as we saw each other, we didn’t say much at first, but we were left alone together for about 20 minutes and we started talking and joking and laughing,” the 6-8, 210-pound Atkins said. “From that point on, we were just laughing like we had known each other a long time.”