Tuesday, April 3, 2012

North Meck basketball star Shivaughn Wiggins signs with Mount St Mary's

North Mecklenburg point guard Shivaughn Wiggins, the Observer's pick for I-Meck 4A conference regular-season player of the year, has committed to Division I Mount St. Marys, Vikings coach Duane Lewis said.

Wiggins, a 5-9 point guard, averaged 25.4 points, 5.2 assists 2.6 rebounds and 3.2 steals. He had a stretch of five 30-point outings in si games in a conference that has produced three straight N.C. 4A championship finalists.

Former Providence Day star Jeremy Goode, a past All-Observer player of the year, played at Mount Saint Marys, located in Maryland, and was on the team when Mount Saint Marys played North Carolina in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.