College coaches never assume that their programs are going to land a player until they officially receive the commitment, so they’re always recruiting in case they don’t land their top target.
That was the certainly the case with Jeff Capel and now-North Carolina four-star point guard R.J. Davis. Although Pitt desperately wanted to land him, the staff was well aware things had been trending with Davis toward North Carolina.
With that in mind, over the last few weeks Capel has been quietly looking around for new options in his search for a 2020 point guard.
Pittsburgh Sports Now has confirmed two new names of players that Capel has been in touch with over the last few days.