Ian Baker chooses Friars 

March, 31, 2012
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Former South Carolina recruit Ian Baker (Washington, D.C./Arlington Country Day) gave Providence a verbal commitment on Friday. The news was first reported by www.rivalshoops.com.

Baker originally chose the Gamecocks in August but did not sign a letter of intent in November. He also had interest from Ole Miss, Seton Hall and Memphis, Boston College and Miami (Fla.).