NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- If you look at the National Prep Showcase with a wide lens, you'll notice that the event serves two purposes. The high-end talent has a major platform in which to state their case and solidify their standing amongst their peers.
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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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.
According to mulitple sources, new Virginia Tech coach James Johnson received a verbal commitment on Tuesday from PF-C Trevor Thompson (Indianapolis/St. John's NW Military). Thompson is spending a postgraduate year at St.
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