WKU BASKETBALL | The significance of Mitchell Robinson's signature

11/16/2016 06:31 PM

Western Kentucky basketball signed its highest rated recruit of all time this week, when Louisiana stand out Mitchell Robinson signed his national letter of intent.

Robinson was the first commit to WKU in the 2017 class and his 5-star ranking across the major recruiting service made a big statement with the arrival of new coach Rick Stansbury. Reporter Ryan Dearbone joined the show today expand on why signing Robinson and locking in his commitment was so important, the long term implications it has on the Hilltopper program, and take a quick look at tonight’s game against Jacksonville state.

Garrett Moore

Garrett is a Sports Producer for Spectrum News. He is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State and got his start as a sports photographer. He now produces Sports Night, the state’s only nightly show dedicated to in-depth coverage of all sports in Kentucky. Sports Night airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Outside the station, Garrett enjoys golfing, hiking, fishing, and prides himself on being all-in as a sports spectator. He won a gift card for playing an air guitar in the student section during an MTSU basketball game. Follow Garrett on Twitter @SportsNightGM for real-time sports updates or if you just want to see the shenanigans that go on behind the scenes in getting Sports Night on the air.


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