UAlbany hoops announces 2014-15 class
Coach Will Brown and the Great Danes will welcome Wheeler Baker, Geremy McKay, Max Twyman and Mike Wells for the 2014-15 season.
"We are very excited about the class we have put together during the early period," Brown said in the release. "We added student-athletes who value an education, are quality people and talented individuals on the court."
Baker averaged 16.2 points per game, as a junior at Osseo High School in Minneapolis, Minn.
Signing Day i officially become a proud member of the Albany family today.
— Wheeler Baker (@WheeWhee25) November 13, 2013
The program has added another Australian in McKay. The 6-foot-7 forward was a member of the 2013 Under-19 Australian FIBA team that won the Oceania Championships this past summer.
Very happy to say that as of yesterday I am officially a Great Dane at the University at Albany!! #GreatDane #UAlbany #AlbanyBasketball
— Geremy McKay (@GeremyMcKay33) November 15, 2013
Twyman is from Rye and averaged 21.4 points, 8.2 rebounds and 3.3 assists as a senior at Rye High, who is now at Brewster Academy.
Committed to UAlbany!!
— Max Twyman (@Twyguy95) October 7, 2013
Wells is a graduate of Delaware Hayes High in Ohio and is now at Thomas More Prep. He was the all-time leading scorer at Hayes, where he averaged 25.2 points per game, as a senior.
Signing with Albany! pic.twitter.com/LLik5xFkmk
— Mike Wells (@mike_wellss) November 14, 2013