Miami Basketball is working on putting a disappointing 2018-19 season in past. This week, things continued in a positive fashion with the commitment of 4-star combo guard Harlond Beverly. The 6-foot-4 Beverly played his prep basketball for Florida-based prep powerhouse Montverde Academy, which is about four hours north of Coral Gables.
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Beverly, the No. 82 prospect in the 2019 class per 247 Sports, joins early signees Isaiah Wong and Anthony Walker in Miami’s 2019 class. Wong is a 4-star prospect, too; 247 Sports now ranks Miami’s class as a top-25 bunch.
The Hurricanes beat out a plethora of programs for Beverly, too, including Michigan State, Virginia, Ohio State, Florida and Louisville. Picking Miami over Sparty is notable because Beverly initial hails from the suburbs of Detroit.