Manhattan senior ahead Jose Perez has formally discovered a brand new house for his closing season of school ball.
Per basketball analyst Jeff Goodman, Perez is heading to West Virginia to play for coach Bob Huggins. Noting, now the one query is when he’ll be eligible to play for the Mountaineers.
Perez is coming off a 12 months that noticed him common a profession excessive 18.9 factors per recreation throughout 29 begins. The 6-foot-5, 220-pound wing additionally recorded profession bests in assists (4.5) and free throw share (80.2%).
Perez began his NCAA journey at Gardner-Webb the place he spent two seasons earlier than transferring to Marquette, Manhattan and now finally WVU.
The Bronx native was one of many larger names within the switch portal and will assist make a distinction in West Virginia’s lineup every time he’s in a position to contact the ground.
The Mountaineers first recreation is scheduled for Nov. 7 towards Mt. Saint Mary’s.