High majors call on Johnson

One of the prospects to emerge at the Pangos All-American Camp was 2014 big man Jaylen Johnson. He updated Scout.com on the latest in his recruitment.

Pangos All-American Camp always provides us with a quality look at national recruits, some of the top players in the west and usually a couple of sleepers emerge in Long Beach, Calif.

This time around, Jaylen Johnson emerged as one of the possible sleepers in the class of 2014.

A 6-foot-8, pushing 6-9, power forward out of Ypsilanti (Mich.) High, Johnson moves up and down the floor well, is a quality athlete and showed an ability to score in the paint.

"I dunk, I get my shots off, I advance the ball and I get all my teammates involved and I can still score myself," Johnson said when asked to describe his game. "I'm a team player and a leader on the floor."

During his junior season, Johnson, who is just 16-years old, averaged 11.8 points and 10.5 rebounds per contest.

Johnson said Iowa State, Oregon, Florida State, Arizona State and Miami are the schools currently recruiting him the hardest.

"They just keep in touch," he said about those five schools. "They live so far away, but they keep in touch. The send me a text every day and send me letters."

Johnson currently claims offers from Miami, Oregon, Arizona State, Florida State, North Carolina State, Maryland, Iowa State, Iowa, Central Michigan and Cincinnati. He also cited interest from Michigan State and Michigan.

"I'm just weighing out all of my options and I'm going to talk to my family, my coaches," Johnson said about his recruitment.

Johnson said the only visit he's taken is to Michigan State.

"I did an unofficial visit to Michigan State," he said. "It was fun. I got to play with the players and talk to the coaches."

Johnson doesn't currently have any visits schedule.

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