MADISON, Wis. The University of Wisconsin men's basketball program officially has its 2013 recruiting class signed and sealed.
The Badgers announced Thursday that high school seniors Vitto Brown, Riley Dearring, Nigel Hayes, Jordan Hill and Bronson Koenig all signed their National Letters of Intent to Wisconsin and will begin attending classes in the fall of 2013.
Brown, a 6-foot-8, 240-pound forward from Bowling Green, Ohio, was an honorable mention all-state selection as a junior, when he averaged 20 points and 12 rebounds per game.
"Vitto brings immediate size and physicality to our future front lines," Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan said in a release. "He's got a college-ready body, plus a 7-foot-2 wingspan and can cover a lot of ground in a short time. He really played well at our team camp this past summer and has improved immensely over the past 18 months."
Ryan also noted Brown's ability to block shots, handle the ball in transition and make 3-p...