â†µGreg's son, Doug, is rated as a three-star recruit according to Rivals. Previously, with dad toiling away in the Big 12, Doug had intended to attend Northern Iowa. Now, if all the paper work passes, UNI not only loses a big recruit, but it does so knowing that he'll land in the same conference with a rival at Creighton. More from the Des Moines Register: â†µâ†µ
â†µâ‡¥“That, probably more than anything, is what tipped the scales for me to go ahead and commit to Creighton,” McDermott said. â†µâ‡¥
â†µâ‡¥Northern Iowa athletic director Troy Dannen said he hasn’t received an official waiver request on Doug McDermott’s behalf, which would release him from his letter of intent, and he hasn’t talked to Panther coach Ben Jacobson yet. â†µâ‡¥â†µâ‡¥
â†µâ‡¥“Right now there are a lot of assumptions,” Dannen said. “Probably appropriate assumptions. But until the waiver comes I would not want to comment.” â†µâ‡¥â†µ
â†µ(H/T to The Dagger)â†µ
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