Monday morning Dominique Pointer, a top 100 prospect, gave Lavin and his staff at Saint John's a verbal commitment. Pointer confirmed the news.
"With the staff they have I think they can take my game to another level," Pointer said. "Playing in New York is any kids dream. New York, New York here I come."
The 6-foot-5, 180-pound wing is known for his defensive presence and athleticism. He strung together a major playing with The Family in July and that led to high major offers.