UAB adds in-state forward Sullivan

Alabama-Birmingham landed a verbal commitment from Class of 2014 forward Lewis Sullivan (Meridianville, Ala./Hazel Green) on Tuesday, according to www.al.com.

The 6-foot-7 Sullivan was named Alabama's Class 6A Player of the Year as a junior after he averaged 18.5 points and 11.2 rebounds per contest. He was garnering interest from Ole Miss, Florida, Alabama, Georgia and Mississippi State.

Sullivan joins PG Jarvis Calhoun (Trussville, Ala./Hewitt-Trussville) in the Blazers' 2014 class.