A 6-foot-4 combo guard, Purvis is considering scholarship offers from NC State, UCONN, Memphis, Ohio State, Louisville, VCU, and NC Central among others.
A five-star prospect, Purvis is rated the No. 5 shooting guard in the 2012 class by Scout.com. He is considered the No. 15 player overall in his class.
NC State has made Purvis a priority since Mark Gottfried and his staff arrived in Raleigh. They've had him on campus for several unofficial visits and Gottfried and assistant Orlando Early followed him closely all summer on the AAU circuit.
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