Four-star forward Galen Alexander picks LSU

Johnny Jones and LSU kept top 75 prospect Galen Alexander home, as he selected the Tigers on Sunday.

Four-star forward Galen Alexander verbally committed to Johnny Jones, LSU on Sunday, he told Scout.

"[I] just felt LSU was the best fit for me," Alexander said. "Also a big part of it was my relationship with coach Jones and coach [Robert] Kirby & also them believing and trusting in the player I am and they player they can make me. I trust that they can turn me into that player."

Alexander, of Lafayette (La.) Christian Academy, picked LSU over a host Marquette, Arizona, Western Kentucky, NC State, Memphis and TCU.

Alexander is Scout's No. 62 overall prospect and No. 16 ranked small forward.

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