East Catholic senior guard Mike McGuirl verbally committed to Division I Kansas State Sunday night. McGuirl made the announcement on his Twitter feed.
“Now I am thankful and blessed to say I’ll be accepting a full scholarship and will be attending Kansas State University to further my basketball career and more importantly my education,” McGuirl wrote.
Blessed to be a future wildcat ???????? pic.twitter.com/wHlPu9Etho
— Mike (@McGuirlMike) September 11, 2016
McGuirl, a New Haven Register all-state selection last season, averaged 19 points, six rebounds, four blocked shots and four assists for the Central Connecticut Conference and Class L state tournament champions. He was also an All-CCC and coaches all-state selection last season.
McGuirl had other offers from Quinnipiac, Brown and NJIT.
McGuirl can sign a national letter of intent in November.