Louisville appears to be on the brink of pulling off a recruiting stunner, as McDonald’s All-American Brian Bowen enrolled Thursday at U of L.
U of L’s registrar’s office, through a school spokesman, said Bowen’s status changed from application to matriculation and that he enrolled in classes for the summer term.
Bowen, a consensus five-star Class of 2017 prospect, still has to sign financial aid paperwork before he is officially a member of the 2017-18 Louisville team.
He posted on his Instagram and Twitter accounts Thursday afternoon that he will announce his college decision at 4 p.m. Saturday.
The growing consensus among recruiting analysts is that Bowen will pick Louisville, which emerged late in his recruitment.
The 6-foot-7 forward has had a long list of suitors pursuing him. Arizona, Creighton, DePaul, Michigan State, North Carolina State, Oregon, Texas and…