Hilltoppers get in-state commitment from Isaiah Cozart

WKU men’s basketball coach Rick Stansbury reacts during WKU’s game vs. Florida Atlantic in E.A. Diddle Arena on Thursday Feb. 8, 2018. WKU beat Florida Atlantic 75-63.

Jeremy Chisenhall

WKU basketball has gotten its second commitment of the 2019 class, this one coming from a Madison Central High School product. 

Isaiah Cozart, a 6-foot-7-inch small forward, verbally committed to the Hilltoppers via Twitter Sunday. 

{{tncms-inline account=”Isaiah cozart” html=”<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">I'm excited to announce I have committed to Western Kentucky University! I would like to thank my parents for supporting me. Thanks to coach Felhause, coach Mahorn, MAAT Mustangs and all others for getting me to this point. And Finally, thank God, for making all this possible! <a href="https://t.co/8uVQ8yWnCs">pic.twitter.com/8uVQ8yWnCs</a></p>— Isaiah cozart (@bigcoz50) <a href="https://twitter.com/bigcoz50/status/1054103731518820352?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 21, 2018</a></blockquote>” id=”https://twitter.com/bigcoz50/status/1054103731518820352″ type=”twitter”}}

Cozart has 13 scholarship offers, according to 247Sports. The Richmond native is the second commit to Rick Stansbury’s 2019 class. The other is Jackson Harlan, a 6-foot-5-inch guard from Albany. 

Sports Editor Jeremy Chisenhall can be reached at 270-745-6291and [email protected]. Follow him on Twitter at @JSChisenhall.