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**Two new offers from Jeff Capel and the Pitt basketball program.

First offer went to 2019 center John Bol Ajak (6-10, 205) from Westtown School in Paoli, Pennsylvania. Ajak is rated as a 3-star recruit by 247 Sports and holds offers from UConn, Georgetown, George Washington, Rutgers, Saint Louis, Seton Hall, Syracuse, Wake Forest and Villanova.

Second offer went to one of the hottest recruits in the country. 2019 4-star shooting guard Lester Quinones (6-5, 180) from St. Benedict’s Prep in Brentwood, New York. 247 Sports rates Quinones as one of the Top 10 2019 shooting guards and one of the Top 75 players in the country. Aside from Pitt, Quinones also holds offers from schools such as Arizona, Xavier, UConn, Dayton, Florida, Georgetown, Georgia Tech, LSU, Maryland, Ohio State, Providence, Rutgers, Seton Hall and St. John’s. Last week, Capel attended a number of Quinones AAU games.

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**Pitt and Purdue have been going for a lot of the same players this recruiting period and so far, Purdue has had Pitt’s number. Last night, the Boilermakers got a commitment from a wideout that the Panthers have been recruiting over the last month. Three-star wide receiver TJ Sheffield from Thompsons Station, Tennessee gave a commitment to Purdue. Sheffield is a rising prospect with offers from Virginia Tech, Vanderbilt, Tennessee, Stanford, Penn State, Ohio State, Georgia and Arkansas.

Other players that Pitt was interested that have committed to Jeff Brohm are Ohio defensive end Dontay Hunter (although his offer might not have been committable), Michigan safety Marvin Grant, Ohio wide receiver Mershawn Rice, Ohio cornerback Nyles Beverly and Virginia tight end Kyle Bilodeau.

Sandy Schall, Coldwell Banker
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