The Rutgers Scarlet Knights fell victim to the big game on this year’s recruiting trail and came back with a five-star recruit.
After pulling off a big on-court win over Ohio State on Sunday in an OT thriller, Rutgers reportedly did the same off the court. commitment From five-star forward Ace Bailey, a top-10 player in the Class of 2024.
With Bailey’s commitment, he became the highest-rated player to say yes to the Scarlet Knights.
The 6-foot-10, 185-pound Georgia native reportedly visited Rutgers’ campus three times in the past year, and was in attendance for the Knights’ victory over the Buckeyes; After which he told the employees that he was on-board. It’s the second piece to a significant recruiting class for Rutgers, which also secured a commitment from four-star point guard Delquan Warren out of Pennsylvania.
The Scarlet Knights may not be done either, as they are also rumored to be making a big push for in-state prep star and fellow top-10 player Dylan Harper.