Langston, a 6-foot-5 guard who played at Chabot College last season, will have three years of eligibility left for the Cougars starting next season.
Keith Langston, a 6-foot-5 guard, has signed a with Washington State to play men’s basketball with the Cougars starting next season.
Langston attended Chabot College, a two-year school located in Hayward, Calif., during the 2015-16 school year, where he redshirted. Before that, Langston played one season at Pasadena City College in California. Langston will have three years of eligibility left at Washington State.
He began his high-school career at Whitney Young High School in Chicago, where he attended his freshman through junior years, before transferring to St. Patrick High School, also in Chicago, for his senior season. After high school, he spent the 2013-14 school year at Victory Rock Prep in Bradenton, Fla.
At Pasadena City College, Langston averaged 13.3 points and 5.7 rebounds while shooting 44 percent from the field. He was named All-South Coast Conference North at the end of the 2014-15 season.
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“We have continued to build our program around skilled basketball players, and Keith is another one of those,” coach Ernie Kent said. “We knew we had to strengthen our perimeter game. Keith is a good shooter with a great basketball IQ and will do just that for us.”
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