VIDEO: Johnson Updates Recruitment

2014 Santa Ana (Calif.) Mater Dei small forward Stanley Johnson gives his thoughts on the coaching changes at USC and UCLA, and talks about visits...

Santa Ana (Calif.) Mater Dei small forward Stanley Johnson has narrowed his long list of offers to just seven schools including Arizona, Duke, Florida, Kentucky, UCLA, and USC.

He says he was able to separate those programs from the rest simply because he could see himself playing there.

The No. 5 ranked small forward nationally says the local athletic directors at in Los Angeles -- at UCLA and USC -- did "a great job hiring two enthusiastic coaches." Johnson will visit with the coaching staffs from both schools on their campuses in the first week of May.

Johnson wants to visit each school on his list before making his final decision to ensure the program is the right fit for him, which also means his recruitment could "drag out to April or the late signing period," Johnson said.

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