Martin To Make Announcement

Scott Martin is about to join the ranks of the committed. learned on Thursday that one of the stars of the SYF program is about to make his college commitment. Here are the details of the pending announcement.

Scott Martin, a 6-foot-7 wing out of Valparaiso High, will make his college announcement July 21 at 3 p.m. central time.

Martin is expected to pick the Purdue Boilermakers after obtaining offers from Notre Dame, Michigan, Indiana, Maryland, Texas and Valparaiso.

"It just felt right," Martin said. "I've been kind of leaning this way for a while and I felt like this is the time to do it. I'm pretty happy with it and I feel good."

Martin is ranked No. 47 in the nation by and was one of the standouts from the Nike All-American Camp earlier this month.

Should he announce for Purdue (as expected) he'll join E'Twaun Moore (No. 39), Robbie Hummel (No. 60) and JaJuan Johnson (79) in what is likely to be billed as the strongest collection of talent Purdue has signed in a very long time.

Michigan, which took Alex Legion earlier this week, told Martin they could work something out if he wanted to come. Martin has never unofficially visited Texas, Maryland or Indiana, further fueling speculation that Purdue will be the choice.

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