NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Shane Dezonie officially became the newest member of the Vanderbilt men’s basketball family Friday.
“We are thrilled that Shane is joining our program,” head coach Jerry Stackhouse said. “He has exciting potential and comes from strong high school and AAU programs. We’re happy to welcome Shane and his family to Nashville.”
A native of Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania, Dezonie starred at Brewster Academy. The 6-foot-5 shooting guard is a four-star rated recruit by Rivals and 247Sports, as well as the No. 2 recruit in his state. Overall, he is the No. 86 recruit in the nation according to rivals and No. 96 from 247Sports.
Originally committed to the University of Arizona, Dezonie is immediately eligible to play in the upcoming 2021-22 season.
Dezonie joins a pair of graduate transfers in Liam Robbins and Rodney Chatman, and TCU transfer Terren Frank as well as two incoming four-star freshmen—Gabe Dorsey and Peyton Daniels for head coach Jerry Stackhouse’s third season at the helm of the Commodores.