“We are very excited to have talent like Chris Early in the program,” said Shulman. “He comes in with a national rep as a player and is a proven winner. He can shoot it inside and out with great range. He can play the ‘3’ and ‘4’ and should be a very difficult matchup in our league.”
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Early is a two-time all-state honorable mention while earning first team All-State tournament. Twice Chris won West Virginia high school slam dunk competitions and helped lead the Boo Williams AAU team to a second-place finish nationally playing alongside Patterson, Chris Wright (Georgetown) and Ed Davis (North Carolina).
Early joins Jasper Williams, Ty Patterson and Ricky Taylor as 2008-09 incoming signees and Vanderbilt transfer Keegan Bell who will be eligible in 2009-10.