Pitt lands commitment from PG Aaron Thompson

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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