Garfield Heights’ Meechie Johnson Jr. commits to The Ohio State University to play basketball

Garfield Heights’ Meechie Johnson Jr. commits to The Ohio State University to play basketball
Garfield Heights’ Meechie Johnson commits to The Ohio State University to play basketball

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - Meechie Johnson out of Garfield Heights has committed to The Ohio State University.

The point guard is ranked as the No. 1 recruit in Ohio according to ESPN.

His father, and assistant basketball coach Demetrius Johnson posted the announcement via Twitter on Aug. 13.

Johnson is coming off a knee injury and has been rehabbing to prep for his junior year.

The guard is 5-foot-11 inches tall and weighs 160 pounds.

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