Justin Kuthan, a 6’6 senior forward at East Lincoln High School has verbally committed to attend Roanoke College in Virginia.
As a junior, Justin averaged 21.5 points and 8.8 rebounds while shooting 74% on field goals in leading the Mustangs to a 29-3 record, South Fork 2A regular and conference tournament championships, 2A Sectional championship, and a 2A Regional Finalist.
Along the way, he was named South Fork 2A All-Conference, All-District 10, and Gaston Gazette Player of the Year.
He scored more than 30 points in four games and had a career-high 42 points in a win over Lincolnton.
Roanoke College is an NCAA D3 member of the Old Dominion Athletic Conference. The Maroons finished 3rd with a record of 19-8 in 2018-19 and runner-up with a 20-8 record in 2017-2018.