Mechanicsburg guard Talia Gilliard recently picked up a pair of college scholarship offers, and it appears the Wildcats’ dynamic guard is ready to name her next destination.
Gilliard told PennLive Thursday that Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference programs California University and Millersville have extended offers, with the returning Class 5A All-State second-team pick prepared to announce her decision during next week’s NCAA early-signing period.
“Both have come in the last few weeks,” said Gilliard, who led Mechanicsburg on a historic 2020 season cut short by the coronavirus pandemic.
“I’ve actually been planning to sign on Wednesday.”
Gilliard said she was “lucky” to have engaged in a couple of AAU tournaments over the summer with Central Pa. Elite and has been preparing for her final