5-star phenom pledges to Duke


Duke made waves in the recruiting world on Thursday by securing a commitment from 5-star shooting guard Gary Trent Jr. The 2017 phenom announced his decision live on ESPNU.

Trent is the second player to commit to the Blue Devils’ 2017 class, joining 4-star 2-guard Alex O’Connell. A 6-5 prospect, Trent is listed as the No. 11 overall senior in the country in 247Sports’ composite rankings.