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Duquesne lands seventh recruit Michigan guard Lamar Norman Jr.

Jerry DiPaola
| Thursday, May 3, 2018, 2:24 p.m.
Coach Keith Dambrot led Duquesne to its third consecutive victory Saturday afternoon.
Coach Keith Dambrot led Duquesne to its third consecutive victory Saturday afternoon.

Duquesne coach Keith Dambrot increased his 2018-19 recruiting class to seven members Thursday when Lamar Norman Jr., a three-star prospect from Wyoming, Mich., signed a scholarship agreement.

Norman, a 6-3 guard, is the No. 10 prospect in Michigan, according to 247sports.com. He averaged 26.4 points per game while leading Godwin Heights High School to a 21-2 record this season.

“Lamar is an explosive, Atlantic 10-caliber athlete who played for an outstanding high school program,” Dambrot said. “He has above-the-rim athleticism combined with the ability to really shoot it. He's a proven winner who we look forward to having as part of our program.”

Norman, a two-time all-state selection, finished as Godwin Heights' all-time leading scorer. The school compiled an 89-9 record and won the 2015 state championship and three district titles during Norman's four-year career.

The other six members of Duquesne's recruiting class are forward Gavin Bizeau of Plainfield, Ind.; guard Sincere Carry of Solon, Ohio; forward Amari Kelly of Roosevelt, N.Y.; forward Austin Rotroff of Wauseon, Ohio; center Dylan Swingle of Chillicothe, Ohio; and guard Brandon Wade of Ann Arbor, Mich.

Jerry DiPaola is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at jdipaola@tribweb.com or via Twitter @JDiPaola_Trib.

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