Kansas State University graduate DeAnte Mitchell is a reporter working with Rivals.com to cover New York, St. John’s and Rutgers basketball recruiting. He also does freelance Skilled Utility work for ESPN in his free time.
Mitchell has previously worked with WildcatVictory.com covering Kansas State Men’s Basketball and Bleacher Report, where he was the Featured Columnist for the Louisville Basketball program and Sacramento Kings of the NBA.
Mitchell’s experience with Rivals.com dates back to 2011 when he joined the staff to cover the recruitments of Division I bound student-athletes in the state of New York. Since then his role within Rivals has expanded to covering prospective Rutgers and St. John’s student-athletes.
He has traveled all over the country, consulted with Division I coaches on players, and has been credentialed at many events including the Nike EYBL circuit, Jordan Brand Classic game, McDonald’s All American game and Kansas State University, among others, throughout his career.
He has been featured on ESPN radio with Alan Miya and also a CBS affiliate in Atlanta to talk College Basketball.