Victor Bailey Jr. Officially Signs With Tennessee - Wed 12 Jun 07:36 GMT

Tennessee officially announced the signing of Oregon guard transfer Victor Bailey Jr. to the men's basketball team on Tuesday afternoon.

Victor Bailey Jr. Officially Signs With Tennessee

  According to Tennessee’s release, Bailey will arrive for the second summer session at UT and will have to sit out the 2019-20 season.

  During his freshman season, Bailey scored a career-high 23 points on seven made 3-pointers to beat Rider in the opening round of the NIT.

  Coming out of high school, Bailey chose Oregon over Texas Tech, Texas A&M, Tulsa, Missouri, and Nebraska.

  He was a four-star point guard prospect out of McNeil High School in Austin, Texas and was ranked as the No. 86 overall player in the country, the 19th-best point guard, and the fifth-best prospect in the state of Texas according to 247Sports’ Composite rankings.

  Bailey was named district MVP as a sophomore, junior, and senior and won the 2017 American Family Insurance High School Slam Dunk Championship.