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ESPN NBA analyst Jalen Rose before the start of an Eastern Conference Finals game in Miami.

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The recruitment for Bronny James is starting to really heat up.

On Monday, Jamie Shaw of On3 reported that Michigan, Oregon, and USC are actively recruiting James, even though he may not commit to a school. He could just go to the NBA G League before playing in the NBA. 

Former Michigan basketball star Jalen Rose has weighed on the recruitment process and made his pitch for James to play for his alma mater. 

"First and foremost Bronny, your parents don’t have to get to know the head coach,” Rose said via On3. “Because they won a championship with him in Miami. And you want to pick a school with a head coach that knows what it’s like to play and perform on that level to get you there.”

“Second, you went to L.A. to make your name. Come back to the Midwest and show your game. And here’s the other thing: You can go kick at that big house in Ohio when your parents are on the West Coast. Think about that on the days off. But in all honesty, all of the sudden you to Ann Arbor, it’s a very quaint college town."

Michigan is coached by Juwan Howard, who has a history with the family. He's coached and played with LeBron James, Bronny's dad. 

James is currently the No. 12 player in his home state (California) and the No. 7 shooting guard in the 2023 class, per 247sports composite rankings

He's yet to take any visits to schools, but that could change before the end of the year.