Top prospect Brakefield commits to Duke

Top prospect Brakefield commits to Duke

Coveted 2020 forward Jaemyn Brakefield committed to Duke on Friday, one day after receiving a scholarship offer from the Blue Devils.The versatile Brakefield, a five-star recruit from Huntington (W.Va.) Prep, is rated No. 23 overall on ESPN’s Top 100.Brakefield reportedly learned of Duke’s interest on Wednesday night when he received a call from Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski. The next day, the Blue Devils offered the scholarship and Brakefield didn’t waste any time accepting.”110% Committed! Look what God can do,” Brakefield tweeted Friday while posting a picture of himself in a Duke uniform.The 6-foot-8 Brakefield previously took official visits to Auburn and Louisville. He also was considering taking visits to Michigan and Ole Miss.