"We played and did drills and through that time I was talking to the coaches and getting a feel to see if that was a college that I could go to," Macon said.
"I was surprised (they offered). Assistant coach Harris walked up to me and told me that he was going to pull me aside. He talked to Coach Huggs and they said they were going to offer me. I told him I'd think about it and I'd call him and I called him when I got him."
Macon started last season for Columbus (Ohio) Marion Franklin where he averaged 10 points a game.
He's the Mountaineers first pledge from the Class of 2012.