West Virginia has been after in-state star combo guard Isaac McKneely for a while now, and on Sunday the standout Poca junior listed the Mountaineers among his final eight schools.
That’s the good news for WVU. The bad — West Virginia and Bob Huggins will be going up against some stiff competition for the 247Sports 4-star recruit who is listed as the No. 1 player in the Mountain State for the Class of 2022 and the No. 10 combo guard in the country in his class.
Top 8… pic.twitter.com/Ctxz065Cap
— Isaac McKneely (@IsaacMcKneely) November 15, 2020
In addition to the Mountaineers, McKneely listed Kentucky, North Carolina, Virginia, Louisville, Indiana, Purdue and Illinois among his finalists.