Brandon McCoy Commits to the UNLV Runnin’ Rebels


Five-star big Brandon McCoy announced via his twitter account that he has committed to UNLV and head coach Marvin Menzies.

McCoy was one of four Class of 2017 Top 15 uncommitted players, along with Mo Bamba, Trevon Duval and Kevin Knox.

Kevin Knox Sr told Rivals his son — five-star wing Kevin Knox — will announce his decision sometime during the week of May 1-7. The preeminent favorite is Duke.

Five-star forward McCoy joins Florida Air Academy (FL) four-star Cheikh Mbacke Diong as the second commit to UNLV out of the 2017 class. The Runnin’ Rebels now have the 45th ranked class in 2017.