Newly hired Pitt coach Jeff Capel has solidified his coaching staff and is hitting the ground running in recruiting.
The Panthers offered 2019 4-star shooting guard Trey McGowens on Monday. The offer comes four days after college basketball’s latest recruiting dead period ended.
— Trey McGowens 3rd (@Trey5mac_) April 17, 2018
McGowens ranks as the 12th-best shooting guard and the 90th overall player in the Class of 2019, according to 247Sports composite rankings.
The Chatham, Va., native also has offers from Clemson, North Carolina State, Tennessee and others. He has 31 offers total.
It has been a busy couple of days for Capel as he attempts to start the new era of Pitt basketball on the right foot.
The school announced the hiring of associate head coach Tim O’Toole, assistant Jason Capel, director of student-athlete development Jason Richards and director of basketball operations Brian Regan on Friday. Two days later, Robert Morris transfer Dachon Burke set an in-home visit with Pitt for Tuesday.