Four-star wing commits to Miss. St.


Rising senior small forward Demetrius Houston (Montgomery, Ala./Carver) ended his recruitment on Monday with a verbal commitment to Mississippi State, according to multiple reports.

He joins SF Elijah Staley (Marietta, Ga./Wheeler) and SG Maurice Dunlap (Greenwood, Miss./Elzy) in Mississippi State's 2014 class. The Bulldogs also hold a verbal pledge from Houston's high school teammate, Class of 2015 PF Joseph Struggs.

Houston also held offers from Alabama, Auburn, George Mason, Georgia and Seton Hall.