Alex Legion has a surprise or two on new list

Alex Legion,'s No. 2 rated shooting guard nationally, is in flux. The Detroit standout will attend a new school next fall, and recently backed out of his commitment to Michigan. With his recruitment now wide open, Legion has a new list of schools he's considering with a surprise or two thrown in for good measure. has the latest.

Alex Legion, who will be transferring to Oak Hill next year, de-committed from Michigan last month and has released a new list of schools.

The No. 2 shooting guard in the nation and an AAU teammate of Louisville recruit Darquavis Tucker, the athletic Legion has a surprise or two on his new list of favorites.

Tim Green, Legion's godfather, said the new schools on the 6-foot-4, 180-pound guards list are Villanova, Michigan, Kansas, Louisville, UCLA, Illinois, Arizona and Connecticut.

"Most of those schools, at some point they all have a good contingency of wing players in the NBA," Green told's Evan Daniels. "All (those) schools have produced wing players at the next level."

Though he backed out of his verbal commitment to the Wolverines, Legion told last month that Michigan is still an option he'll consider.

"This is something that I thought about, and I talked to coach Green and my mom about it," Legion explained. "My mom and coach Green still feel Michigan is where I should be. This is a very important decision that I get to make just once. I want it to be the right one."

Legion earned All-State honors as a junior at Detroit Country Day, averaging 18.9 points, 5.6 rebounds, 2.6 assists and 2.0 steals.

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