Shaka Smart Gets First Recruit as Member of A10

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - VCU and Shaka Smart grabbed their first recruit as a member of the A10 from the class of 2013 today in Jairus Lyles, a shooting guard from Hyattsville, MD.

Lyles attends DeMatha High School in Washington, D.C. and is listed as 6'1", 165 lbs. According to publications, Lyles is a speedy player who excels best as a scorer from the 2-guard position and prides himself on his defense.

Lyles also received an offer from Oklahoma State and received interest from Wake Forest, Virginia Tech, and Penn State. Lyles will be joining the Rams along with point guard JeQuan Lewis from the class of 2013.

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