Marshall University's men's basketball program received letters of intent from Kareem Canty, Tamron Manning, and Elijah Pittman earlier today.
Canty, a 6’1, 188 lbs, point guard from Westwind Prep Academy (AZ), is rated the 18th best point guard prospect of 2012 by ESPN. For more on Canty find his Marshall Thundering Blog profile here.
Manning, a 6’3, 185 lbs, shooting guard from Scott County High School (KY), is rated the 39th best shooting guard prospect of 2012 by ESPN. For more on Manning find his Marshall Thundering Blog profile here.
Elijah Pittman, a 6'7, 210 lbs, power forward from Lamar State College (TX) is rated the 21st best junior college prospect of 2012 according to JUCORecruiting.com. For more on Pittman, including his long strange trip to Marshall, click here.
To see Marshall's official release on all three players, including quotes from head coach Tom Herrion, click here.