Rutgers lands first 2012 recruit

Rutgers head coach Mike Rice nabbed his first recruit for the incoming freshman class on Tuesday when small forward Vincent Garrett (Chicago/Lee College) committed to the Scarlet Knights. The Newark Star-Ledger reported the news.

The Chicago native averaged 16.0 points and 6.0 rebounds as a sophomore at Lee College this past season. Texas A&M and UNLV were also showing interest in Garrett.