Manhattan lands NYC forward

Small forward Shane Richards (Manhattan, N.Y./York Prep) ended his recruitment on Friday with a verbal commitment to Manhattan. The news was first reported by www.NYChoops.net.

Richards selected the Jaspers over New Hampshire and Colgate. He joins point guard C.J. Jones (Chicago/St. Thomas More) and shooting guard Paul Bayt (Indianapolis, Ind./Park Tudor) in Manhattan's 2012 class.