Michigan extended a scholarship to 6-foot-8 forward Tyler Cook on Wednesday evening.
Cook is the No. 58 player in the class of 2016 according to 247Sports Composite rankings and holds offers from Kansas, Iowa, Missouri, Florida, Florida State among others. News of the offer was first reported by Ben Weixlmann.
Cook averaged 5 points and three rebounds per game while playing up a grade with the St. Louis Eagles on Nike’s EYBL Circuit this summer. He averaged 9.7 points and 6.7 rebounds per game during his sophomore season at Chaminade.
Cook is described as a traditional power forward and had a breakout summer highlighted by an impressive 32 point, 11 rebounds performance at Kansas’ summer camp.
Cook to an unofficial visit to Michigan on August 10th and joins Derryck Thornton, Tyus Battle, TJ Leaf, Cassius Winston, Josh Langford, Seth Towns and Quentin Goodin as prospects that hold a Michigan offer. The Wolverines currently hold one commitment in the class, from top-100 big man Jon Teske.