Photo: NC State coach Mark Gottfried watches recruits

Wolfpack head coach Mark Gottfried watches recruits July live period action.

NC State head coach Mark Gottfried has been hitting the recruiting trail hard this week during the July live period. Gottfried is shown here watching recruits from teams such as Expressions Elite and Mass Rivals at the Hoop Group Summer Classic East this week in Philadelphia.


Now at the Nike Global Challenge in Washington DC, Gottfried is keeping an eye on Abdul-Malik Abu, a 6'8 4-star power forward out of Kimball Union Academy in New Hampshire. Besides NC State, Abu also holds offers from UConn, Kansas, Florida, Florida State, Michigan State, Temple, Boston College, St. John's, Cincinnati, Miami, Providence, Maryland, Seton Hall, Rutgers, Rhode Island, Notre Dame and more.