DeMatha senior Earl Timberlake announced on Monday his commitment to Miami, making him the Hurricanes highest rated recruit since Lonnie Walker in 2017.
Timberlake, a four-star recruit, picked Miami over Providence, Seton Hall, South Carolina and Pittsburgh. Timberlake also fielded offers from North Carolina, Alabama, Georgetown and others.
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Timberlake is one of the top players in the area, as he is ranked the 35th best player in the country by ESPN. Timberlake was a dominant force during the Nike EYBL, averaging 18.3 points and 9.6 rebounds in 18 games for Team Durant.
Timberlake will join combo forward Matt Cross in Miami’s 2020 recruiting class.