March 6, 2013; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Loyola Marymount Lions mascot performs against the Portland Pilots during the first half of the WCC Basketball Championships at Orleans Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

LMU Offers California Guard Paris Austin


Minutes ago, it was reported by Fox Sports Recruiting Analyst Josh Gershon that the LMU Lions had extended an offer to 2015 point guard Paris Austin.  Austin, a student at Bishop O’Dowd High School in Oakland, California, tweeted the following earlier tonight:

Austin (5’9″) is currently ranked as a 3-star player by ESPN, and his high school team currently stands at 5-1 on the season.  Other schools have also taken notice of Austin, as he’s received offers from Boise State, San Jose State, and Utah State, as well as gaining interest from Vanderbilt, as Josh Gershon reported.

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