Armstrong High School's Race Thompson, expected to be one of the state's top boys basketball recruits for 2018, has announced he will attend Indiana University.
Thompson has been taking summer classes at Armstrong so that he will actually joining the Indiana program next month and redshirt this upcoming season. He averaged 20 points and nine rebounds per game as a junior for Armstrong.
Thompson is the first Armstrong player to go directly to a Big Ten school for men's basketball since Jason Johnson and Grant Johnson in the late 1980s. Armstrong grad Jon Bryant played in a Final Four in 2000 for Wisconsin but he started playing collegiately at St. Cloud State.
CCX Sports staff
July 17, 2017