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WTAMU Basketball Welcoming Pennington to Team for 2017-2018 Season

James Pennington will be joining the West Texas A&M University basketball team, the school announced this week.

Pennington is joining WTAMU from Thornwood High School in South Holland, Illinois. Pennington will join Victor Lewis, Gaige Prim, Sterling White, Gach Gach and CJ Jennings as the first six members of the 2017 signing class for WTAMU.

Pennington also joins former Thornwood High School teammate and current Buff Drew Evans (#0) on the team for the upcoming season.

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