Harrisburg's Smithpeters lands on SIU men's basketball

(KFVS) - Harrisburg point guard Tyler Smithpeters verbally committed to the Southern Illinois University men's basketball team on Saturday.

The 6-foot-4-inch point guard averaged 18 points, five rebounds and five assists per game on his way to leading Harrisburg to its first state championship.

Smithpeters had a game high 23 points in the team's 2A title game victory over Seton Academy.