Darius Garland, a five-star level guard and the 11th-ranked recruit within the nation, introduced Monday he has dedicated to Vanderbilt, in keeping with Evan Daniels of Scout.com.

A Tennessee native, Garland admitted the choice to stay near house performed a giant half in his choice.

“Me and my household had a protracted dialog a few weeks and so they actually wished me to remain house,” Garland stated, in keeping with Daniels. “Me and (Commodores head coach) Bryce Drew had a protracted dialog and we have been understanding one another some time now since he is been at (a college in) Indiana.

“It was one of the best match for me.”

In line with ESPN, Garland is ranked the second-best level guard recruit of the 2018 class, simply behind Tre Jones, who sits 10th general.