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Posted On: 05/7/22 11:36 PM

The class of 2022 in Louisiana is turning out to be one of the best classes we have seen in recent years. As of today, have been nearly 40 seniors who have signed or committed to play basketball or another sport since the beginning of the new year. Now that May 1st has passed and some of the transfer portal noise has settled, this number should definitely increase. In this article, we will take a look at the signing and commitments that have taken place in Louisiana.

Division I Commitments

Here are the Division I commitments to date.  

Solomon Washington Solomon Washington 6'7" | SF Carver | 2022 State #127 Nation LA (Texas A&M) - fall signing

Percy Daniels Percy Daniels 6'8" | PF Madison Prep | 2022 State LA (Tulane) - decommitted from Seton Hall

Dorian Finister Dorian Finister 6'5" | CG Carver | 2022 State #173 Nation LA (Kansas State)

Jacob Wilson Jacob Wilson 6'5" | SF Liberty | 2022 State LA (Wichita State)

Jalen Bolden Jalen Bolden 6'5" | SG Zachary | 2022 State LA (Louisiana-Monroe)

Lance Waddles Lance Waddles 6'3" | CG Evangel | 2022 State LA (North Dakota State)

Willie Anderson Willie Anderson 6'2" | CG G.W. Carver | 2022 State LA (Alcorn State)

Quentin Henry Quentin Henry 6'6" | PF Liberty | 2022 State LA (Alcorn State)

Four Year College commitments 

Here is a look at the signings and commitments at the lower divisions.

Jordan DeCuir Jordan DeCuir 6'3" | CG Zachary | 2022 State LA (LSU-Shreveport)

Bryce Weinmunson Bryce Weinmunson 6'2" | CG Mandeville | 2022 State LA (Clayton State) - fall signing

Donald Butler Donald Butler 6'5" | SF Walker | 2022 State LA (Centenary College)

Jordan Brooks Jordan Brooks 6'6" | SF Port Allen | 2022 State LA (LSU-Alexandria)

Solomon Washington Solomon Washington 6'7" | SF Carver | 2022 State #127 Nation LA (Texas A&M) - fall signing Percy Daniels Percy Daniels 6'8" | PF Madison Prep | 2022 State LA (Tulane) - decommitted from Seton Hall Dorian Finister Dorian Finister 6'5" | CG Carver | 2022 State #173 Nation LA (Kansas State) Jacob Wilson Jacob Wilson 6'5" | SF Liberty | 2022 State LA (Wichita State) Jalen Bolden Jalen Bolden 6'5" | SG Zachary | 2022 State LA (Louisiana-Monroe) Lance Waddles Lance Waddles 6'3" | CG Evangel | 2022 State LA (North Dakota State) Willie Anderson Willie Anderson 6'2" | CG G.W. Carver | 2022 State LA (Alcorn State) Quentin Henry Quentin Henry 6'6" | PF Liberty | 2022 State LA (Alcorn State) Four Year College commitments  Here is a look at the signings and commitments at the lower divisions. Jordan DeCuir Jordan DeCuir 6'3" | CG Zachary | 2022 State LA (LSU-Shreveport) Bryce Weinmunson Bryce Weinmunson 6'2" | CG Mandeville | 2022 State LA (Clayton State) - fall signing Donald Butler Donald Butler 6'5" | SF Walker | 2022 State LA (Centenary College) Jordan Brooks Jordan Brooks 6'6" | SF Port Allen | 2022 State LA (LSU-Alexandria) Noah Jonker Noah Jonker 6'6" | PF Alexandria | 2022 State LA (LSU-Shreveport) Dezmond Perkins Dezmond Perkins 6'5" | SG Madison Prep | 2022 State LA (Clark-Atlanta) Martin McDowell Martin McDowell 5'11" | PG Calvary Baptist | 2022 State LA (ETBU) Kaleb Huggins Kaleb Huggins 6'5" | SF Zachary | 2022 State LA (Xavier-New Orleans) Rayvon Smith Rayvon Smith 6'1" | CG Scotlandville | 2022 State LA (LSU-Shreveport) Kyron Williams Kyron Williams 5'10" | PG Bastrop | 2022 State LA (Centenary College) Mason Russell Mason Russell 6'2" | CG Hamilton Christian | 2022 State LA (ETBU) Christian Yates Christian Yates 6'4" | SF Green Oaks | 2022 State LA (Champion Christian College) Junior College Commitments Junior colleges have been the route of some freshmen who would normally be recruited for four year institutions before the transfer portal became a thing.  Here are the players who chose that route: John-Paul Ricks John-Paul Ricks 6'0" | PG Jehovah-Jireh | 2022 State #206 Nation LA (Tallahassee CC) Joseph Manning Joseph Manning 6'3" | CG Bossier | 2022 State LA (Panola CC) Patrick McCraney Patrick McCraney 6'2" | CG Neville | 2022 State LA (Hinds CC) Nick Maryland Nick Maryland 6'2" | CG Simsboro | 2022 State LA (Redlands CC) Leland Smith Leland Smith 6'3" | CG Edna Karr | 2022 State LA (LSU-Eunice) Nicholas Kaigler Nicholas Kaigler 6'3" | SG McMain | 2022 State LA (Lincoln Trail) Jordan Crawford Jordan Crawford 6'2" | CG Simsboro | 2022 State LA (Dawson) Markell McClain Markell McClain 6'3" | SG Peabody | 2022 State LA (Angelina College) D’Anthony Kimble (Hill College) Braiden Wagner Braiden Wagner 6'2" | CG Peabody | 2022 State LA (Angelina College) Chris Williams Chris Williams 6'2" | PG Choudrant | 2022 State LA (Fort Scott) Shyves Johnson Shyves Johnson 6'4" | SF Edna Karr | 2022 State LA (Delgado) Elijah Belton Elijah Belton 6'0" | PG Hamilton Christian | 2022 State LA (LSU-Eunice) Montreal Myles Montreal Myles 6'3" | SF Liberty | 2022 State LA (Hesston) Lee Abney Lee Abney 6'5" | PF Simsboro | 2022 State LA (Northland CC) Christian Landry Christian Landry 6'5" | SF St. Thomas More | 2022 State LA (LSU-Eunice) Other commitments Some of the top talent on the hardwood have chosen the gridiron to pursue their college dreams.  Here are the basketball players who have committed to playing football from Louisiana.   Marquis Harris Marquis Harris 6'5" | SF Bossier | 2022 State LA (Grambling State) Jadais Richard Jadais Richard 6'3" | SG West Monroe | 2022 State LA (Vanderbilt) D’evin McDonald (Southern Arkansas) - he will play basketball also Danny Lewis Danny Lewis 6'5" | SF Westgate | 2022 State LA (Alabama) As the days go on, there will be more commitments from the class of 2022.  We look forward to updating our readers on all things new in reference to the recruitment for these players.  Hopefully, the majority of the class will find themselves a home on the college levels.      

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