Minnesota hoops gets pledge from forward out of Colorado
Minnesota basketball got a commitment from forward Kadyn Betts on Friday. He is the 1st player to commit to Minnesota from the 2023 class.
Betts isn’t ranked per the 247Sports Composite, but is listed as a 2-star on the 247Sports website. He has offers from Akron, Nebraska, Colorado State, Northern Colorado, and Wyoming. The big man is listed at 6-foot-8, 190 pounds. He attends Pueblo Central High School in Pueblo, Colorado. 247Sports has him as the No. 4 prospect from Colorado, and No. 65 SF.
Here is what he had to say about his decision:
“1000% Committed,” said Betts. “Huge thanks to my coaches, and family for supporting and helping me throughout this journey!”
Huge thanks to my coaches, and family for supporting and helping me throughout this journey!!@GopherMBB #Gophers @CoachBenJohnson @CoachMJenks @PLUTOBasketball pic.twitter.com/w2Ymb5O1LU
— Kadyn Betts (@BettsKadyn) July 1, 2022
Minnesota’s 2023 class is at the bottom of the B1G at the moment at No. 11. Here is a highlight tape of Betts at Pueblo Central: