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Turkish prospect David Mutaf commits to Gophers

KSTP Sports
Updated: May 24, 2020 06:38 PM
Created: May 24, 2020 01:53 PM

Turkish basketball prospect David Mutaf committed to the Gophers men's basketball program on Sunday afternoon.

Mutaf, a 6-foot-6 left-handed guard, is from Istanbul and played on the Turkey junior national team. He is considered a solid perimeter shooter with a high basketball IQ. Mutaf told KSTP Sports that ex-Gopher Amir Coffey and how he was used has come up in talks with coach Richard Pitino.

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Mutaf, who's currently at home in Turkey, isn't sure when he'll be able to come to Minnesota to start summer workouts.

***Click video box for Darren Wolfson's interview with Mutaf***

 Arkansas, USC, Arizona State, Georgetown and Missouri also showed interest in Mutaf.


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