UConn received a verbal commitment Sunday night from 6-1 Napheesa Collier, a swing player from St. Louis. She is the first player from the Class of 2015 to pledge to the champions.
Collier is ranked No. 4 in the Class of 2015 by All-Star Girls Report, No. 6 by Full Court and No. 7 by ESPN HoopGurlz. Maryland, Kentucky, Missouri and Notre Dame were also on her list.