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It's 'Celebration Time' at Iowa State

Mount Zion's Taggart is one of the nation's best.

Iowa State landed one of its biggest recruits in Wayne Morgan's short tenure as head coach Thursday, when Mount Zion (N.C.) prep big man Shawn Taggart gave head coach Wayne Morgan a verbal commitment. caught up with Taggart's AAU coach Tony Squire late Thursday night for a Q&A to discuss the big news.

CN: Explain how the recruiting process came to a close with Shawn Taggart. Squire: He was ready to get this process over with, because it was starting to burn him out a little bit. But I always make sure that these guys understand this is a blessing. There are a whole lot of seniors in the country that would love to have the opportunity and choices you have had to make. He weighed everything out... Recommended Stories

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