"I think it's a good fit for him and actually I think he's going to be a big time player in that conference," Johnson said.
"He liked Memphis and he's been liking Memphis for a long time," Johnson said. "He likes the style of basketball that they play and their style does fit him. He likes the up and down and run system."
The 6-foot-5, 180-pounder is the first prospect to commit to Memphis for the 2009 class. He's currently ranked as the 6th best shooting guard in the class.