Josh Newkirk a highly touted point guard from Word of God Christian Academy in Raleigh North Carolina, decided to play basketball at the University of Pittsburgh.
Newkirk selected the Panthers over offers from Georgia Tech, Memphis, Missouri, Arizona, Indiana, North Carolina State, Xavier, Tennessee, and Oklahoma State.
Newkirk is 6 foot 2 inches, and weighs 170 pounds. Newkirk visited Pitt this past weekend and cancelled scheduled visits to Georgia Tech this weekend, and Memphis the following weekend, after an in home visit with Pitt head coach Jamie Dixon last evening.
Panther247 will catch up with Newkirk and have a full interview later this week.