Juco guard commits to Chicago St.

February, 24, 2011
2/24/11
6:32
PM CT

Triton junior college sophomore guard Oscar Macias committed to Chicago State on Thursday.

The 6-foot-4 Macias chose Chicago State over interest from Tennessee-Martin, Arkansas-Little Rock and TCU. Macias previously starred at Morton High School in Cicero, Ill.

“You can tell the program is coming up,” Macias said. “That was the reason I jumped on it right away. [Chicago State coach Tracy Dildy] told me we’re going to do something special, and I believe him.

“He said he needed a big point guard who can come in and score and distribute. I feel like I can do that.”

Macias is averaging 15 points for Triton, which is 25-5 this season.



Scott Powers is a general reporter for ESPNChicago.com. He is an award-winning journalist and has been reporting on preps, colleges and pros for publications throughout the Midwest since 1997.

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