Deon Thompson Will Head East

Deon Thompson was barely on the high major radar in the spring. But after an outstanding summer, the talented big man had multiple elite programs offering scholarships. Now he's made his decision...

Deon Thompson, 6-8 SR C Torrance (Calif.) High, will commit to North Carolina, according to a source close to the recruitment.

Thompson reached his decision after taking an official visit to North Carolina this past weekend.

Thompson's other finalists included UConn, Gonzaga, Kentucky and UCLA.

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