Nate Mason becomes second recruit in Pitino, Gophers' 2014 class
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Minnesota Gophers coach Richard Pitino has recruit No. 2 for his class of 2014.
Combo guard Nate Mason, out of Montrose Christian School in Rockville, Md, announced Friday evening via Twitter that he has verbally committed to the Gophers.
Mason (@NateMason_2) tweeted: "I'm officially committed to (sic) University of Minnesota! Go Gophers!!!!!!"
Rated a three-star prospect by Rivals.com, the 5-foot-11, 160-pound Georgia native also had strong interest from Virginia and Kansas State.
Mason joins forward Josh Martin as part of the Gophers' current 2014 class.