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High scoring small forward from Florida verbally commits to Wyoming for 2015 recruiting class


LARAMIE, Wyoming — A Florida basketball prospect has verbally committed to Wyoming.

Eric Turner is a 6-foot-5, 195-pound small forward at The Villages Charter High School.

He says he was impressed by Wyoming's coaching staff and the basketball environment.

He is a senior. He would be a member of the 2015 Wyoming recruiting class.

Turner averaged 24 points and seven rebounds per game last season as a junior.

He says he also received scholarship offers from Texas Tech, George Mason, Houston, Charlotte, Central Florida and Florida International.

Turner is the fourth verbal commitment for UW for its 2015 recruiting class.

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