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SportThree-Star Guard Scotty Pippen Jr., Son of NBA Great, Commits to Vanderbilt Class of 2019

18:00  12 january  2019
18:00  12 january  2019 Source:   si.com

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Scotty Pippen Jr ., the son of former NBA great Scottie Pippen , will make a recruiting visit to Vanderbilt on Sunday. Pippen Jr ., a 6-foot-1 recruit in the class of 2019 , is listed as a four-star shooting guard by Scout and a three - star point guard by both 247 Sports and Rivals.

Former NBA great Scottie Pippen tweeted from Vanderbilt 's Memorial Gym Monday, posing with his son , Scotty Pippen Jr ., who was on a recruiting visit with the Commodores. Pippen Jr ., a 6-foot-1 guard from Chatsworth, Calif., is a recruit in the class of 2019 . He is listed as a four- star shooting

Three-Star Guard Scotty Pippen Jr., Son of NBA Great, Commits to Vanderbilt Class of 2019© Scotty Pippen Jr./Twitter

Scotty Pippen Jr., son of former NBA great Scottie Pippen Sr., has committed to Vanderbilt, the class of 2019 prospect announced Friday evening.

"I picked them because I have a good relationship with the coaches," Pippen Jr. told 247Sports. "I like the school a lot. I think it’s a great fit for me academically and athletically. I feel like they needed me at the point guard position.”

He added: “They just needed a point guard. They want me to come in right away and be able to play the point and help run the team.”

Pippen Jr. also considered offers from Washington State, Colorado State, DePaul and UC Santa Barbara before committing to the Commodores after a visit in early January.

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The three-star point guard from Sierra Canyon high school in Chatsworth, Calif. will fill an immediate void for Vanderbilt after the loss of starting floor general Darius Garland, a top 2019 draft prospect.

Garland tore his left meniscus attempting a layup during the Commodores' 77–75 loss to Kent State in November. Vanderbilt announced the freshman would be out indefinitely.

With Garland's almost-certain departure for the draft after this season, Pippen Jr. has a good chance step in as one of the program's starting guards. The 6'0" senior averaged 15 points and 2.6 assists per game through 23 games on the Nike NYBL circuit last summer.

His father had a 17-year NBA career, during which he won six NBA Championships with the Chicago Bulls. Pippen Jr., told 247Sports that his dad has helped his game tremendously.

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Scotty Pippen Jr ., son of Hall of Famer Scottie Sr. Former NBA players Scottie Pippen (white sweatshirt) and Kenyon Martin (orange sweatshirt) watch the (Photo: Robert Hanashiro, USA TODAY Staff). “Clearly, they’re from families that have had great success in their pro careers,” Chevalier said.

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“He helps me on the court, giving me pointers,” Pippen Jr. said, per the publication. “Having him around helps me a lot.”

Pippen Jr. will join four-star forward Dylan Disu and four-star guard Austin Crowley in Nashville in 2019.

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