Talen Horton-Tucker, the 2018 Chicago Sun-Times Player of the Year, wasn’t an eighth grade sensation or even an immediate varsity star for Simeon.
Horton-Tucker took a more unconventional route, attending a Catholic elementary school that he says “could care less about basketball.”
The 6-5, do-it-all basketball octopus needed a few years for his body to catch up to his brain.
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