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Rice lands Egyptian forward

10/21/2011

ESPN.com's Damon Sayles confirmed on Thursday that Sugar Land, Texas power forward Aly Mohamed has verbally committed to Rice's 2012 class.

Mohamed is a native of Egypt who played on the Egyptian National Team. He arrived from Africa in January 2011 and enrolled at Trent Internationale School outside Houston.

Mohamed is the first recruit for Rice in 2012.