Rustburg senior forward Marshall Wood has the ability to score from inside and outside, and he is a versatile defender with a knack for rebounding.
Some have compared him to former Virginia Tech players A.D. Vassallo and Deron Washington, which explains why the Hokies are so high on him.
Tech offered the 6-foot-8, 210-pound Wood a scholarship in July, and after mulling over a list of suitors, Wood decided to commit to the Hokies on Tuesday. He is Tech’s second commit for 2012, joining power forward Montrezl Harrell.
Within the last month, Wood pared his list of possible destinations down to Virginia Tech, VCU and Richmond. He built a good rapport with the coaching staff at Tech and couldn’t resist the