Center Lee Dort is joining Vanderbilt subsequent year, announcing his dedication to the Commodores alongside fellow 4-megastar recruit, teammate Noah Shelby, on Wednesday.
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The 6’9″, 240-pound Texas native is ranked the No. 9 center in the category of 2022 and the No. 59 participant overall by 247Sports. He chose the Commodores over gives from Memphis, Arizona, Arizona Deliver, Kansas, Baylor, California and more.
Evan Daniels, then 247Sports’ director of basketball recruiting, evaluated Dort in 2018 and projected him as a future first-spherical NBA shield shut:
“Dort is bruising publish prospect. He’s bodily in the paint and excels at rebounding. Most players his age can’t tackle Dort’s combination of size, power and physicality. He finishes off performs shut to the rim, performs with real energy and could presumably impact the sport with shot blocking off. There’s honest tuning to realize with his publish moves, but there’s somewhat quite of capacity right here.”
The addition of Dort and Shelby gives Vanderbilt its first ranked recruits for 2022 and moves this draw’s recruiting class up to No. 3 in the nation, on the serve of Ohio Deliver and Kansas, which each and every and every hang a pair of 4-megastar recruits incoming.