4-Star SF Nojel Eastern commits to Purdue basketball

The Purdue basketball program received a major commitment on Wednesday afternoon when four-star small forward Nojel Eastern announced he will be joining the Boilermakers in 2017.

The Evanston (Ill.) Township standout announced his decision at his school.

Chicago-area guard Nojel Eastern picks #Purdue. pic.twitter.com/yuYpjd3oDO

— Matt Glenesk (@MattGlenesk) November 16, 2016

Eastern chose Purdue over Michigan State, Ohio State, Seton Hall and DePaul.

The 6-foot-6 forward is currently rated as the No. 69 recruit in the nation, No. 14 small forward and No. 3 player in the state of Illinois.

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