The Wake Forest Demon Deacons suffered some growing pains in Danny Manning's first season as head coach, but the 49-year-old is hard at work building for the future. On Tuesday, he secured the commitment of 4-star center Samuel Japhet-Mathias.
In a post on Made Hoops, Japhet-Mathias confirmed he'll join the Demon Deacons as part of their 2016 recruiting class:
I am very excited to announce that I am committing to the Wake Forest Demon Deacons for the class of 2016.
One minute and six seconds into the game between Wake Forest and the University of Virginia, Demon Deacon Travis McKie scored to give Wake Forest a 2-0 lead. It is hard to believe that one basket could be the high point of the Wake ...