A smiling Jordan Hamilton confirmed what has been widely speculated: he's going to play for Texas.
Longhorns have constructed one of the top recruiting classes in country.
On Thursday night, Scout.com's No. 13 prospect Jordan Hamilton opted to join Avery Bradley and Shawn Williams in Austin.
"The deciding factor for me was that I wanted to play for a coach that was going to let his wings get off," Hamilton said during a televised show on ESPNU.
The Compton (Calif.) Dominguez product had long been considered a strong Texas lean and confirmed the news Thursday evening.