Holy Cross lands wing Robert Champion


Holy Cross landed a verbal commitment from post-grad swingman Robert Champion (Charlotte, N.C./Brewster Academy) on Wednesday.

Champion announced his decision via his Twitter account: "Officially committed to College of the Holy Cross!! So excited to be a crusader and thanks to everyone who has helped me out along the way!!"

Champion is the fifth recruit for the Crusaders in 2013. Signing letters of intent in the fall were small forward Riley Criswell (Carrollton, Ga./Carrollton), center Matt Husek (Stewartsville, N.J./Bethlehem Catholic), point guard Anthony Thompson (Potomac, Md./Bullis) and small forward Malachi Alexander (Bowie, Md./Eleanor Roosevelt).