First Presbyterian Academy (FPA) at Shannon Forest senior and multi-sport athlete Nolan Paladugu has committed to play college basketball for USC Beaufort next season. He has averaged over 18 points per game this season and currently holds a career total of over 1000 points scored. "Nolan has been one of the best players to ever wear a Crusader uniform. His leadership skills and work ethic have allowed him to succeed on and off the court, and I have no doubt that success will continue at USC Beaufort, commented Head Coach Daniel Thompson. “I couldn't be prouder of Nolan; it's been a privilege to coach him."