Duke lands two of country's top four basketball prospects - WNCT

Duke lands two of country's top four basketball prospects

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Two of the top basketball players in the country announced Friday afternoon they are signing with Duke University.

Jahlil Okafor, ranked No. 1 in the country, and Tyus Jones, ranked No. 2, both donned Duke caps in news conferences broadcast on ESPN. The two had said all along wanted to sign with the same school.

Okafor is a 6-foot-10 prospect out of Chicago. Jonesis a 6-1 guard out of Minnesota's Apple Valley High.

They had narrowed their choices to Duke and Kansas.

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