New Pittsburgh Panthers head men’s basketball coach Kevin Stallings has added an impressive talent to the 2017 recruiting class. On Saturday, it was reported that three-star point guard Aaron Thompson, one of the most talented players in the state of Virginia, has committed to the Panthers.
MadeHoops’ Pat Lawless shared the announcement.
Breaking: Aaron Thompson, a class of 2017 PG from Team Takeover/Paul VI, just committed to Pittsburgh. pic.twitter.com/FIhw3Or9Qq
— Pat Lawless (@PatLawless_) May 8, 2016
Thompson becomes the first player to commit to Pitt’s 2017 class.
The 6-foot-2, 175 pounder also had interest in Connecticut, Maryland, Villanova and many others.
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