Local Seattle Legend Jaylen Nowell Commits to Coach Mike Hopkins
When Garfield HS basketball legend Jaylen Nowell tweeted a video commitment to the Mike Hopkins era of UW Men’s basketball, the new UW head coach landed his biggest recruit and boosted his new program’s local credibility.
To all UW fans.. pic.twitter.com/gHQjIb6sQT
— Jaylen Nowell (@JaylenNowell) April 18, 2017
Coach Hopkins issued a statement that Jaylen Nowell’s commitment was a stamp of approval of his 3-week-old program and its progress in such a short time.
#CoachHop also tweeted that Nowell’s commitment was
One of the biggest moments in Husky history!
–a joyous and over-the-top tweet but Jaylen Nowell’s (re)commitment is certainly the biggest moment in the #CoachHop era and deserves celebration by #UDUBHoops fans.