Purvis picks Wolfpack

Apparently for Rodney Purvis, there's no place like home. The Upper Room Christian guard chose to remain in state and in town by committing to N.C. State on Friday. Purvis was also considering UConn, Ohio State, Memphis and N.C. Central.

For more on Purvis' decision, check out this story by ESPNHS basketball editor Jason Jordan.

Brandon Parker covers North Carolina for ESPNHS magazine and ESPNHIGHSCHOOL.com. Follow him on Twitter @brandoncparker or email him at brandon.c.parker@espn.com.