Canadian native makes his announcement on Twitter.
Northwest Florida State College redshirt sophomore Shakwon Barrett announced on Twitter his intentions to play at Tennessee State University for his final two years of eligibility. The 6’4 native of Toronto, Canada started his collegiate career at NCAA Division I Tulane University before transferring. His announcement message was entitled, “The story is far from over”.
His senior year in high school at Tech Academy in Ontario, Canada, Barrett averaged 18 points, six rebounds, four assists and three steals per game while shooting 88 percent at the free throw line and 40 percent beyond the 3-point arc. Last season, he averaged 8.7 points, 3.2 rebounds and 3.1 assists for Northwest Florida.
Barrett joins Pearl-Cohn High School point guard Marcus Fitzgerald Jr., who signed back in November of 2019 and 6’10 Yusef Mohammed of North Idaho College to the 2020 class of recruits.