No. 1 center to announce on ESPNU


WHEELING, W.Va. -- Dakari Johnson (New York, N.Y./Montverde Academy) will make his college announcement live Saturday night at halftime of the Gonzaga (D.C.) vs. Salesian (Calif.) game at 8 p.m. ET on ESPNU and WatchESPN.

Johnson and his No. 1 Montverde Academy (Fla.) team will play No. 12 Simeon (Ill.) at 6 p.m. ET on ESPN2 and WatchESPN. Both games are part of the Cancer Research Classic.

It’s been an eventful two months for Johnson, the No. 1-ranked center in the Class of 2013.