Trevor Deel inks basketball pact with East Texas Baptist University

McLeod graduate Trevor Deel signs his letter-of-intent to play college basketball at East Texas Baptist University.


MCLEOD, Texas – Fox Sports Texarkana All-Star Trevor Deel has signed his letter-of-intent to play college basketball. He enrolls this fall at East Texas Baptist University in Marshall, Texas.

The 6-4 center is a member of the 2A All-State Basketball Team. That is in addition to making Fox Sports Texarkana’s elite squad.


Deel helped Horns set school records

Deel averaged 21 points and 15 rebounds per game his senior season. He helped the Longhorns compile a 35-3 record, while reaching the Region II-2A championship game for the first time in school history.

Martins Mill eliminated the Longhorns at the regional tournament. McLeod had advanced with a stunning win over Muenster, 53-46. The Horns also beat Big Sandy and Celeste in the postseason.

Deel was a 4-year member of the varsity at McLeod. The Horns won 115 games during that stretch.