F Denzell Taylor commits to ODU

Old Dominion landed a verbal pledge on Tuesday from 6-foot-7 power forward Denzell Taylor (Toronto, Ont./St. Benedict's), according to the Daily Press (Hampton, Va.).

The Canadian chose the Monarchs over Long Island, Siena, St. Bonaventure and St. Joseph's. He joins SF Ramone Snowden (Virginia Beach, Calif./Kellam) and SG Jordan Baker (Hampton, Va./Hampton) in ODU's 2013 class.