Luis Kortright Commits to University of Washington Basketball

The University of Washington men's basketball team has secured a commitment from Luis Kortright, a transfer point guard from the University of Rhode Island. Kortright, a Bronx native, averaged 10.0 points, 4.0 rebounds, and 3.7 assists in his last season with the Rams.

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Luis Kortright Commits to University of Washington Basketball

Luis Kortright Commits to University of Washington Basketball

The University of Washington men's basketball team has secured a commitment from Luis Kortright, a 6-foot-3, 200-pound senior point guard transferring from the University of Rhode Island. Kortright, a native of The Bronx, New York, averaged 10.0 points, 4.0 rebounds, and a team-leading 3.7 assists in his last season with the Rams, starting 31 of 32 games. He shot 43.7% from the field and 29.7% on three-pointers.

Before joining Rhode Island, Kortright played for Quinnipiac University from 2020 to 2023. During his time at Quinnipiac, he helped his team reach the MAAC Tournament Semifinals in 2022 and was named to the MAAC All-Rookie Team in 2021. In his three years with the Bobcats, Kortright averaged 8.2 points, 3.4 rebounds, and 2.8 assists in 71 games, including 12 starts.

Kortright attended St. Raymond High School in Bronx, New York, graduating in 2020. As a high school player, he averaged "10.0 points, 4.0 rebounds and 3.7 assists in his last season with the Rams."

New Washington head coach Danny Sprinkle has been actively revamping the Huskies roster since replacing Mike Hopkins in March. Kortright is one of seven newcomers to the team, with five of them being guards. He joins other recent commits, including guards DJ Davis from Butler and Mekhi Mason from Rice, as well as standout prep recruits Zoom Diallo and Jase Butler. The Huskies have also secured commitments from Oregon State forward KC Ibekwe and Oakland forward Chris Conway.

Theadditionof Luis Kortright bolsters an already impressive recruiting class for the Huskies. Kortright's experience and production at both the high school and college levels make him a valuable asset as Coach Sprinkle looks to rebuild the Washington program. With a revamped roster featuring a mix of talented transfers and promising recruits, the Huskies are poised to make significant strides in the upcoming 2024-25 season.