Johnson had just taken an official visit to the Connecticut program this past weekend. He arrived home this evening and then took about an hour to give a verbal commitment to Jim Calhoun's program.
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Marcus Johnson, a 6-6 athletic wing from Westchester High School in Los Angeles, California, gave a verbal commitment tonight to the National Champs -- the Connecticut basketball program, according to sources close to Johnson.
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