Sat. Dec 10th, 2022

BLACKSBURG — The Virginia Tech males’s basketball program is about to welcome a pair of extremely touted guards for the 2023-24 season as head coach Mike Younger introduced the signing of Brandon Rechsteiner and Jaydon Younger on Wednesday.


The 2-man class is at present ranked forty eighth within the nation by 247Sports, which is eighth-best within the ACC.


Brandon Rechsteiner

6-1 | 180 lbs. | Guard

Acworth, Ga.

Etowah Excessive Faculty

Atlanta All-Stars

Excessive Faculty: A four-year letterwinner at Etowah the place he was coached by Jason Dasinger … All-state and workforce captain as a junior … Coached by Ben Miller whereas enjoying for the Atlanta All-Stars … Consensus four-star recruit … Rated the 87th-best prospect within the 2023 class on 247Sports … Tabbed the second-best level guard within the state of Georgia and the Fifteenth-best level guard nationally, in keeping with 247Sports … Selected the Hokies over Gonzaga, Tennessee, Miami (Fla.), LSU, Xavier, Clemson and Notre Dame.

Private: Brandon Rechsteiner … Born in Atlanta, Georgia … Son of Christa and Scott Rechsteiner … Father, Scott, is an expert wrestler … Has one brother, Brock, who performs soccer at Jacksonville State … Planning on majoring in enterprise … Profession goal is to play within the NBA.

Coach Giltner on Rechsteiner: We’re extremely excited to formally welcome Brandon and his household to Virginia Tech. Hokie followers will love the fervour he performs with, his IQ, and his shot making potential from all around the flooring. He involves us extraordinarily ready to compete due to the robust highschool program at Etowah and together with his journey workforce, Atlanta All-Stars. We could not be extra thrilled at present as we add one other excessive character winner to our program!


Jaydon Younger

6-4 | 190 lbs. | Guard

Goldsboro, N.C.

Greensboro Day Faculty

Staff CP3

Excessive Faculty: A four-year letterwinner at Greensboro Day underneath the winningest coach in North Carolina basketball historical past, Freddy Johnson … Two-time all-state, three-time all-conference and two-time convention participant of the 12 months … Eclipsed 1,000 profession factors … 4-star recruit in keeping with ESPN … Rated the eighth-best participant within the state of North Carolina, in keeping with 247Sports … Selected the Hokies over Clemson, Virginia, Pitt, NC State and North Carolina A&T.

Private: Jaydon Younger … Born in Goldsboro, North Carolina … Son of Treesha and Victor Younger … Father, Victor, performed faculty basketball at Mount Olive, advancing to the Elite 8 in 2005; performed professionally abroad as nicely … Siblings embrace: Victor, Joshua, Victoria and VaNiya … Planning on majoring in sports activities media and analytics … Profession goal is to play within the NBA.

Coach Webster on Younger: Jaydon Younger embodies what it means to be a Hokie on and off the courtroom. His character, work ethic and willingness to do no matter it takes to win are what separate him. Being coached by his father, Victor, and corridor of fame highschool coach, Freddie Johnson, at Greensboro Day, he has an awesome basketball IQ. His potential to make pictures and create performs off the dribble enable him to play both guard spot.

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