Towson Hoops Recruiting Class Receives High Praise

November 09, 2011 | WNST Staff

Towson Men’s Basketball Recruiting Class Ranked Sixth Among Non-BCS School’s

CBS Sports Ranks Tigers Amongst the Nation’s Top Recruiting Classes

TOWSON, Md. – Just hours after signing four highly-touted recruits to its 2012-13 recruiting class, first-year head coach Pat Skerry and the Towson men’s basketball program began receiving national recognition. The incoming Tiger recruiting class is ranked as the best in the Colonial Athletic Association and sixth among all non-BCS schools, according to CBS Sports.

Power forward Barrington Alston, combo guard Jerome Hairston, point guard Frank Mason and forward Timajh Parker-Rivera each inked national letters of intent Wednesday to attend Towson University and compete for the Tigers.

The complete Top 10 list is below.

Top Non-BCS 2012-13 Recruiting Classes:

1. Memphis
2. Houston
3. Xavier
6. Towson
7. Harvard
8. Dayton
9. Butler
10. Marshall