New look and a new uniform this season for one player in the Land of Lincoln. Read more about this player and his early pledge for next season right here on your source for junior college basketball recruiting news JucoJunction.
Karrington Ward played last season at Kankakee Community College before setting out to Indian Hills Community College this past summer. Ward played some of the Indian Hills Community College players this summer at Jerry Mullen's Top 100 Camp in St Louis, Mo.
Shortly after the Mullen's camp Ward decided to head to Moraine Valley Community College in Palos Hills, Ill. The wing player is originally from Lockport, Ill.
Ward averaged 19.6 points, 9 rebounds and 3.4 steals per game last season for the Cavaliers. Ward connected on 49 percent (230-471) from the floor and 37 percent (61-165) from 3-point range.
Ward visited Eastern Michigan University this past weekend and walked away with a scholarship offer. Ward gladly accepted the offered and will play at EMU next season after he leaves Moraine Valley Community College.
JucoJunction saw Ward recently at the Danville Area Community College Jamboree in Danville, Ill.
Ward received interest from Southern Illinois, DePaul and Washington this fall.
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