Mike is a 4* recruit from De La Salle High School on Chicago’s west side. The senior power forward is ranked as the 9th best player at his position and 58th best player in the country for the 2011 class. Many also say that he is a top 3 player in the state of Illinois.
Mike tweeted this minutes ago….
“ MikeShaw32 Decision coming soon..press conference Thursday at De la salle..”
This was also posted as his Facebook status,
“Its been a long and crazy process but I know what school im going to now…i wanted to finish all my visit before i made my decision..now i know what colors im gonna be wearing next year..press conference Thursdays at De la salle..
Mike will be choosing between Illinois, DePaul, Marquette, Notre Dame, and West Virginia. With West Virginia receiving a verbal commitment from another recruit earlier in the day, many think that Mike is down to those first four.
More breaking news, an article regarding his recruitment was just posted on yourseason.com with this quote.
“According to a source Shaw will choose Illinois, ending a hotly-contested four year recruiting battle between DePaul and the Illini.”
Here’s are some of Mike’s junior highlights