Isiah Thomas has landed his first big-time recruit as the new head coach at Florida International.
Dominique Ferguson has given a verbal commitment to attend FIU beginning next season. Ferguson is the number 8 ranked overall recruit in the ESPN Top 100.
Ferguson is a 6-foot-8 power forward who is skilled both on the perimeter and in the paint.
He was considering Duke, Kentucky, Florida, Indiana and UCLA.
Ferguson said he plans to sign his letter of intent in November.