The UCSB Gaucho Locos message board indicates two high school class of 2013 recruits have verbally committed to the Gauchos.
Sophomore forward Lewis Thomas has announced his intention to transfer out.
Eric Childress, a 6'0" guard out of Leuzinger High School in Lawndale, CA intends to sign a national Letter of Intent to play for UCSB starting 2013. Childress averaged 16.1 points per game, 4.4 assists per game, 4.1 rebounds per game, and 3.5 steals per game.
Alex Hart, a 6'11" forward from Immaculata Catholic Regional High School in Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada, also verbally committed to play basketball for UCSB starting 2013.