Lions News · Tucker Chooses Oregon State


On Friday, Legacy Early College graduate Dearon Tucker, signed his LOI with Oregon State University. The week prior, Tucker narrowed his list to Oregon State, Penn State, DePaul, and Coastal Carolina. The 6’10” PF had a tremendous senior season, helping lead the Lions to the USA Prep National Championship. Tucker is the 5th Legacy Early College boys’ basketball player to continue his career on an athletic scholarship. He joins Rodney Howard (Georgia), Chase Claxton (Winthrop), Jayln McCreary (South Carolina), and CJ Jamison (North Greenville). Legacy wishes Dearon the best of luck as he continues his basketball career in Corvallis with the Beavers.