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Syracuse Finishes Class with JUCO PG

Syracuse women's basketball has added a junior college point guard to their 2017 class.

Syracuse women's basketball has wrapped up their 2017 recruiting class with a late addition during the early period. That would be Tiana Mangakahia, a junior college point guard out of Hutchinson Community College, according to a source. Dan Olson of ESPNW ranks her as the number one junior college point guard in the cycle. 

http://www.scout.com/college/syracuse/story/1726276-women-s-basketball-receives-letters-of-intent

Mangakahia adds to what was already a loaded class for Quentin Hillsman's program. She gives the Orange seven signees. The others include guards Raven Fox and Nikki Oppenheimer, forwards Maeva Djaldi-Tadbi and Diagna Stroutmane, and post players Amaya Finklea-Guity and Diaby Kariata. 

The class has a foreign feel with Mangakahia being an Australian native, while Maeve Djaldi-Tadbi (France), Diagna Stroutmane (Latvia) and Diaby Kariata (France) are all European prospects. 

Stroutman and Finklea-Guity are rated a 5-star players by ESPN. Kariata, Djaldi-Tadbi and Oppenheimer are all three-star prospects. 

All seven have signed their National Letters of Intent.

Syracuse women's basketball is coming off of its best season program history with a Final Four berth and National Title game appearance. They are 2-0 on the young 2016-17 campaign. 


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