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2015 Recruit Abdul Razak Shanun Passes Away In Kayaking Accident

Abdul Razak Shanun, a recruit for 2015 who received interest from San Diego State and UMass, has passed away in a kayaking accident in San Diego.

Shanun was supposed to attend Balboa City School in San Diego this school year.

Shanun moved from Ghana to the United States in 2012.

Shanun drowned after his kayak capsized.

Via Raphielle Johnson/College Basketball Talk

Chase Jeter Commits To Duke

Chase Jeter has committed to Duke for the class of 2015, he announced on ESPNU.

The 6-foot-10 big man is rated as a five-star recruit by every major scouting service. Jeter is ranked No. 13 in the ESPN 100 and will bring his length and shot-blocking ability to Durham. He announced his decision after scoring 14 points and grabbing 15 rebounds in the Adidas Nations 3rd Place Game.

Jeter chose the Blue Devils over a narrowed list of Arizona, Oregon, UCLA, and UNLV. He joins five-star shooting guard Luke Kennard in Duke's 2015 recruiting class.

Chase Harler Becomes West Virginia's First Commitment For 2016

Chase Harler has become the first commitment to West Virginia in the Class of 2016.

Harler averaged 22 points, seven rebounds and four assists per game last season at Wheeling Central High School.

Via Raphielle Johnson/College Basketball Talk

Allonzo Trier Commits To Arizona

Allonzo Trier has committed to Arizona for the class of 2015.

Trier is ranked No. 19 in the ESPN 100 and is one of the best scorers in the class.

"My relationship with Coach [Sean] Miller and the way they recruited me was the difference," Trier told ESPN.com while on a weekend visit to Tucson. "It's a family program, a players program. I just fell in love with everything."

Trier grew up in Seattle but moved to Oklahoma City in the eighth grade. He attended Montrose Christian (Maryland) last season and is set to transfer to Findlay Prep (Las Vegas) this year.

Trier chose Arizona over Washington, UCLA, Kansas and Louisville.

Via Jeff Goodman/ESPN

Jalen Adams Commits to Connecticut

Jalen Adams has committed to Connecticut as a member of the 2015 class.

The 6-foot-2 guard chose the Huskies over a narrowed list of Louisville and Kansas. He joins fellow guard William Jackson as members of the 2015 recruiting class.

Adams is rated as a four-star prospect by every major scouting service.

Via Evan Daniels/Scout.com

Moustapha Diagne Commits To Syracuse

Moustapha Diagne has committed to Syracuse as a member of the 2015 class.

The 6-foot-9, 245 pound power forward chose the Orange over schools including Cincinnati, Connecticut, Kansas, and Memphis among others. He joins Franklin Howard, Tyler Lydon, and Malachi Richardson as 2015 Syracuse commits.

Every major recruiting website gives Diagne a four-star rating. He is ranked 24th in the nation by Scout.com, 28th by Rivals.com, and 29th by ESPN.com.

Via Alex Kline/TheRecruitScoop

Shelton Mitchell Commits To Vanderbilt

Shelton Mitchell has committed to Vanderbilt as a member of the 2014 incoming class.

The 6-foot-3 point guard had previously signed with Wake Forest before choosing the Commodores over Missouri and Cal.

Mitchell is rated as a four-star recruit. He will be the fourth guard in Vanderbilt's 2014 class.

Via Chris Smith/Vandy247

Ahmaad Rorie Commits To Oregon

Ahmaad Rorie has committed to Oregon as a member of the 2014 incoming class.

The 6-foot point guard had previously signed with Cal before head coach Mike Montgomery retired. Rorie selected the Ducks over Washington and Washington State.

Rorie is rated as a three-star recruit and will become the third point guard to sign with Oregon. The trio of JaQuan Lyle, Casey Benson, and Rorie will try to replace the losses of Jonathan Loyd and Dominic Artis.

Via Andrew Greif/OregonLive.com

Tariq Owens Commits To Tennessee

Tariq Owens has committed to Tennessee as a member of the 2014 incoming class.

The 6-foot-9 power forward had previously signed with Ohio before head coach Jim Christian left for the Boston College job. Owens selected the Volunteers over Temple and UT-Martin.

Owens is rated as a three-star recruit and should have a chance to contribute immediately due to the losses of Jarnell Stokes and Jeronne Maymon.

Via Evan Daniels/Scout.com

Elijah Stewart Commits To USC

Elijah Stewart has committed to USC as a member of the 2014 incoming class.

The 6-foot-5 shooting guard was previously committed to Loyola Marymount before head coach Max Good was fired. 

He's rated as a four-star recruit and was regarded as the best unsigned senior in the country.

Via Evan Daniels/Scout.com

Justin Simon Commits To Arizona

Justin Simon has committed to Arizona as a member of the 2015 incoming class.

Matt McQuaid Commits To SMU

Matt McQuaid is considered one of the best shooters in the country.

USA's 2014 Nike Hoop Summit Measurements

Myles Turner has grown a full inch since October.

Okafor, Jackson Named McDonald's Game MVPs

Jahlil Okafor had 17 points and seven rebounds, while Justin Jackson had 23 points and five rebounds.

Oak Hill Received Six-Figure Royalty Check From Nike For Carmelo Jersey

Nike released an Oak Hill jersey with Carmelo Anthony's name and No. 22 on the back soon after he entered the NBA.

Towns, Lyles, Mundiay Headline World Roster For Nike Hoop Summit

Trey Lyles, Karl Towns and Emmanuel Mudiay headline the World Select Team.

Anas Osama Mahmoud Commits To Louisville

Anas Osama Mahmoud is a 7'2 center from Egypt who is averaging 17 points and 12 rebounds for West Oaks Academy in Orlando.

Myles Turner To Take Official Visits To Ohio State, Ok. St. Kansas, Duke, Texas

Myles Turner is an athletic, 6-11 center out of Texas.

Charles Matthews Commits To Kentucky

Charles Matthews, a shooting guard out of Illinois, is a top-15 player in the class.

Myles Turner Puts SMU Back On List As 'Dark Horse'

Myles Turner and Emmanuel Mudiay have discussed playing together at SMU.

Okafor, Turner Headline McDonald's All-American Game Rosters

Jahlil Okafor, Tyus Jones, Myles Turner and Cliff Alexander headline the rosters.

Ivan Rabb Climbs To No. 1 On ESPN's List Of 2015 Recruits

Ivan Rabb is a 6'9 power forward out of Bishop O'Dowd in Oakland.

Dante Exum Meets With Several Agents, Expected To Declare For 2014 Draft

Dante Exum is widely expected to be one of the top half dozen picks with a chance to go higher based on the workouts.

Tyler Dorsey Commits To Arizona

Sean Miller continues his California success with Tyler Dorsey, a versatile 6'4 guard out of St. John Bosco in California.

Dante Exum To Visit Indiana, North Carolina, Kentucky, Michigan, Oregon

Dante Exum is widely expected to declare for the 2014 NBA Draft, but he still intends to setup college visits.

Jonah Bolden Commits To UCLA

Jonah Bolden is an athletic, 6'8 power forward that also was offered by Indiana, USC, Louisville and SMU.

Dante Exum Scheduling Meetings With Agents

Dante Exum is scheduling meetings with several prominent agents over the next month in Australia as it becomes increasingly clear he will declare for the 2014 NBA Draft.

Dante Exum Targets February Decision For NBA Draft

Dante Exum is a probable top-4 pick in the 2014 NBA Draft should he declare himself eligible.

Justise Winslow Commits To Duke

Justise Winslow, a 6'5 small forward out of St. John's School in Houston, is ranked 14th overall in the class of 2014.

GM: Dante Exum Has 'Generational Talent', Would Pick Him No. 1

Dante Exum is 6'6 guard capable of playing both point guard and shooting guard out of Australia.
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