Merrimack College men’s basketball has received a verbal commitment from Linden (New Jersey) point guard Mikey Watkins, who announced the commitment on Twitter and it was later reported by Verbal Commits.
I've decided to Verbally commit to Merrimack University!!!🤘🏽💯
— Mikey (@mikeywatkins3) July 4, 2017
— Verbal Commits D2 (@VerbalCommitsD2) July 5, 2017
Watkins is listed at 6-0, 165 pounds. His Linden High School team was one of the top teams in New Jersey this past season. According to MyCentralNJ.com, Watkins averaged 9.9 points per game this past season, with 2.5 rebounds and 2.6 assists. GardenStateHoops.com described Watkins as “a dynamic guard who can get to the basket and finish and is already a lockdown defender.”--
Mike McMahon has covered Merrimack College for The Eagle Tribune since 2006 and he also has been a senior writer at College Hockey News since 2005.
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