Louisville Basketball Lands Five-Star SF Brian Bowen

The Louisville basketball program scored big on the recruiting trail Saturday afternoon.

Five-star small forward Brian Bowen took to social media to announce he has committed to the Cardinals. There had been previous reports that Bowen was already enrolled in the school, but the announcement confirmed that speculation.

Bowen was a standout at La Lumiere School in Indiana.

Happy To Announce My Commitment To The Ville ‼️Let's get ittttt🔴⚫️#L1C4 pic.twitter.com/ybLxFQTgZ2

— Brian Bowen II 🏀 (@20tugs) June 3, 2017

Bowen also had interest from schools like Michigan State and Oregon, but ultimately chose Rick Pitino’s squad.

According to 247 Sports, Bowen is the No. 5 player at his position and the second-ranked player in the state of Indiana. In the nation, Bowen is ranked as the No. 18 overall recruit.

The Cardinals faithful have to appreciate today’s good news.

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