He also considered Drake and St. Francis College of Brooklyn, New York.
The feisty lead guard out of Queens previously competed for head coach Ron Naclerio at Cardozo High School in Bayside, New York.
Crawford had visited both schools before making his decision.
Sean has always displayed the ability to take the ball to the basket and either distribute or score among the big bodies inside the paint. He has that tough New York City guard mentality.
-- Mike Sullivan contributed to this story.