ESPN.com has confirmed that small forward B.J. Johnson (Ardmore, Pa./Lower Merion) has verbally committed to Syracuse. He is expected to officially announce his decision on Wednesday.
The 6-foot-7 Johnson officially visited Syracuse last weekend along with center Chinonso Obokoh (Rochester, N.Y./Bishop Kearney), who committed to the Orange Monday night. Johnson had narrowed his choices to Syracuse, Villanova, Temple and Rutgers.