Shooting guard Ben Emelogu (Grand Prairie, Texas/South Grand Prairie) gave a verbal commitment to Virginia Tech on Saturday, ESPN.com has confirmed. Emelogu is the fourth recruit in 2013 for the Hokies and the second to commit in the last week.
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Big man Maurice Kirby (San Tan Valley, Ariz./Basha) gave a verbal commitment to Virginia Tech on Thursday, according to azcentral.com. The 6-foot-8 Kirby originally committed to Arizona State as a sophomore in 2010.
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Thursday's RecruitingNation on ESPNU will be highlighted by the announcement of point guard Demetrius Jackson (Mishawaka, Ind./Marian). The 19th ranked player in the ESPN 100 will decide between Illinois and Notre Dame.
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Hargrave Military Academy (Chatham, Va.) has been a feeder program for the Virginia Tech Hokies. Coach James Johnson's team has three former Hargrave players on the roster this year, and next season that number will rise to four.
CHATHAM, Va. -- Tis the season. Time to gas up the car and go out and see some players. Preferably good ones. Sept. 9 began the contact and evaluation period for the fall. In layman's terms, it means college coaches can do in-home visits with prospects and watch open gyms involving prospects at every level.