Basketball: PF Verhoeven visits this weekend

Grant Verhoeven, a 6-foot-8, 220-pound power forward from Central Valley Christian HS in Visalia, is visiting Berkeley this weekend. Verhoeven is rated the nation’s No. 78 overall prospect by Scout.com and No. 132 by Rivals.com.

His father Peter Verhoeven played at Fresno State and six seasons in the NBA, including a brief stint with the Golden State Warriors.

Verhoeven is scheduled to visit Saint Mary’s College next weekend, then Stanford the weekend after. Those two and Cal are his three finalists.

Jeff Faraudo