Overton first announced his decision on twitter, and then confirmed it via text message message.
"My relationship with the coaching staff is great and the players to," said Overton. "The academics are also great and I felt like there was no better school for me than Wake Forest."
Overton is a very good shooter and a solid player who had a great high school season at Philadelphia (Penn.) St. Joseph's Prep and then battled an injury with Philly Pride.
This is the second commitment for the Demon Deacons.