November 20, 2012

Mount St. Mary's Men's Basketball Announces Recruit

Emmitsburg, Md. (November 20, 2012)—Mount St. Mary's University head men's basketball coach Jamion Christian has announced the signing of Khalid Nwandu (York, Pa./Northeastern) to a National Letter of Intent to attend the Mount for the 2013-14 school year.

Nwandu, a 6-3 guard, averaged 17 points, seven rebounds, five assists and four steals per game as a junior at Northeastern High School, helping lead the team to the state playoffs for the second consecutive season.  He was named to the All-County team as a junior in addition to being named a Second Team YAIAA All-Star by the York Daily Record.  As a sophomore, Nwandu averaged 10.3 points per game.

""We are extremely excited about the addition of Khalid to our program," said Christian.  "He fits the qualities that we look for in each recruit- being a tremendous competitor, a great defender and playing with a high level of unselfishness."