11/19/2013 – The program and Coach Hammer are pleased to announce the first player to sign for the 2014-15 season, Ian Cooper. Ian is a 6'8 245 lbs. center from Greenville High School.
Coach Hammer adds, "We are very excited to have signed Ian this early in the recruiting season. We feel he will add a toughness in the post and competitive spirit to the program. Ian has a great work ethic that will help his development during this season and in the off-season."
As a junior Ian was on the all-tournament team at Cornerstone's Christmas Tournament, was MVP at the CMU Basketball Camp, and all-area honorable mention. Ian is the son of Mike and Rachel Cooper.