One of New York City's top scorers is heading to the East Coast Conference. Ali Sumareh of South Bronx Prep (NY) signed his National Letter of Intent with the University of Bridgeport (CT) on Tuesday.
The 6-foot-3 guard recorded 36.2 points, 14.8 rebounds and 4.6 assists per game as a senior in 2017-18. Sumareh led the Cougars atop PSAL Bronx B3 standings this past winter. Next year, he joins a Purple Knights program that went 25-6 and advanced to the 2018 NCAA Division II East Region Quarterfinals.
Sumareh and South Bronx Prep competed in the first-ever Gotham Hoops Classic in January, 2018.