Damon Stoudamire, GT hoops land major pledge from 4-star guard for 2024
Damon Stoudamire is now at the helm of Georgia Tech and looking to turn around the basketball program in Atlanta. On Thursday, he provided a bang for the Yellow Jackets with a major pickup.
Jaeden Mustaf — a 4-star guard from Maryland who plays in Atlanta — announced his commitment to Georgia Tech. Mustaf is a top-50 player for the class of 2024 and held major offers from around the country.
NEWS: 2024 Top-50 recruit Jaeden Mustaf tells me he’s committed to Georgia Tech, becoming the highest-ranked recruit to choose the program in well over a decade.
“I chose GT because of coach Damon Stoudamire. He believes in me and I believe in what he is building here in ATL.”… pic.twitter.com/JFyqaPvHib
— Joe Tipton (@TiptonEdits) September 14, 2023
Mustaf is listed as a 6-foot-4 and 205-pound combo guard from Bowie, Maryland, but he is listed as playing for Overtime Elite in Atlanta. He received high major offers from Florida State, Indiana, Maryland, Georgetown, Arkansas, Georgia, Miami, Virginia and a host of others.
According to the 247 Sports Composite, Mustaf is listed as a 4-star recruit and the No. 6 CG nationally. The system also rates him as the 47th overall player in the 2024 recruiting cycle. Mustaf is the first player for Georgia Tech’s 2024 recruiting class but a major pickup for Stoudamire.