Virginia head coach Tony Bennett announced today that 6'6", 200-pound guard Marial Shayok has signed a financial aid agreement with UVA, and will be joining the Hoos for the 2014-2015 season. Shayok had given a verbal commitment two weeks ago after decommitting from Marquette following their coaching change.
"We are fortunate to add Marial to this year's recruiting class," said Bennett in a released statement. "Marial is a versatile, team player who is skilled and athletic. We believe he will be a great addition to our program."
The New Jersey Prep Player of the Year led Blair Academy to the Prep A State Championship and was named all-state and all-conference after averaging 15.0 points, 6.0 rebounds and 3.0 assists.
Shayok was named a three-star recruit by each of 247 Sports, Rivals, and ESPN. He joins an incoming class of guard Bryant Stith, center Jack Salt and forward Isaiah Wilkins.
You can follow him on Twitter @supermarial03.