Hoyas land ESPN 60 PF Derrickson

Junior power forward Marcus Derrickson (Fairfax, Va./Paul VI) ended his recruitment Saturday with a verbal commitment to Georgetown, according to multiple sources.

The 6-foot-6 ESPN 60 prospect chose the Hoyas over offers from Indiana, NC State, Miami (Fla.), Maryland, Rutgers, Villanova and Virginia Tech. He is the first recruit from the 2015 class for Georgetown coach John Thompson III. It's a huge get for Thompson, who was able land a nationally ranked prospect from the talent-rich DC-Maryland-Virginia area and the respected Team Takeover AAU/Travel Team program.

What does Derrickson's commitment mean for the Hoyas?