#OTRHoopsReport: Week in Review Oct. 28, 2013
Editor’s Note: “Week in Review” is a regular piece designed to give readers an in depth view of notable basketball players from around the country
Marcus Derrickson pledges to Georgetown
Paul VI (VA) junior forward Marcus Derrickson pledged to Georgetown over the weekend while on his visit. The 6-foot-8 forward is currently ranked at the No. 56 prospect in the 2015 class, Derrickson is Georgetown’s first commitment in the 2015 class.
Four-Star small forward commitments to San Diego State
San Diego State picked up a commitment from small forward Zylan Cheatham. The 6-foot-7 forward is currently listed at the No. 87 prospect in the country according to ESPN.com. Cheatham choose SDSU over Washington and New Mexico
Devin Peterson commits to Western Carolina
2014 Mt. Pisgah (GA) PG Devin Peterson committed to Western Carolina. This smooth lead guard played for the Atlanta All-Stars this past summer. Peterson chose WCU over Liberty, Charleston Southern, and Jacksonville among others.
Khadeem Lattin commits to Oklahoma
Class of 2014 power forward Khadeem Lattin has committed to Oklahoma. The 6’9 Center committed just recently on October 24. The 96th ranked Center joins Jamuni McNeace as the two commits for the Sooners currently.
Columbia lands Georgia guard
2014 SG Kyle Castlin of Hillgrove (GA) committed to play for Columbia. Castlin is a knockdown shooter with surprising athletic ability, will surely be an impact player for Columbia. Castlin chose Columbia over Ga. State, Ga. Southern, Jacksonville, and Mercer just to name a few.
Minnesota lands their guy
Friday afternoon Minnesota received a commitment from senior guard Nate Mason of Arlington County Day in Florida. Mason is Minnesota’s second commitment in the 2014 class, joining power forward Josh Martin
Indiana picks up second commitment in class of 2014
This weekend Indiana hosted Max Hoetzel of Wilbraham & Monson Academy in Massachusetts. The 6-foot-7 forward had once reclassified to the 2015 class when he made the move from California to his now New England prep school. Hoetzel chose Indiana over Loyola Marymount, Pacific, San Diego, and Utah.
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