It appears Kevin Willard has finally reeled in his "big fish."
According to a tweet from Evan Daniels of Fox Sports and Scout.com, Angel Delgado has committed to Seton Hall.
Angel Delgado just verbally committed to Kevin Willard and Seton Hall. He confirmed the news from the Dominican Republic.— Evan Daniels (@EvanDanielsFOX) August 16, 2013
The forward, who is listed at 6-8, 215 and has completed a move from Redemption Christian (NY) to Huntington Prep in West Virginia for his senior year, is currently ranked as the 63rd player overall in the 2014 ESPN-100 recruiting rankings, and the 16th-best forward.
A native of the Dominican Republic, you may recall that his AAU coach Dana Dingle had tweeted that he had a top-5 of Seton Hall, Kentucky, Virginia, Florida State and Fordham. Delgado sent out a subsequent tweet that this was not the case- he had no top-5- but with all of those schools but UK having offered Delgado, it appears that he has chosen the Pirates.
Here's what ESPN's scouting service says about the newest Pirate: