Video: Class of 2016 No. 1 prospect Josh Jackson highlightsFirst team MaxPreps All-American headed to Lawrence.
The nation's No. 1 Class of 2016 high school basketball prospect finally picked his college Monday.Josh Jackson
is headed to Kansas.
The 6-foot-7, 200-pound guard earned MaxPreps All-American first team status this season and was the most valuable player at the McDonald's All-American Game.
A native of Michigan, Jackson reportedly averaged 26.9 points, 13.1 rebounds and 6.3 assists per game as a senior at Prolific Prep Academy (Napa, Calif.)
Jackson chose the Jayhawks over Arizona and Michigan State.
The 247Sports Composite
lists Jackson as the top prospect in the 2016 class. He joins a recruiting class that includes 6-8 forward Mitch Lightfoot
of Gilbert Christian (Ariz.)
and 6-10 manchild Udoka Azubuike
of Potter's House Christian (Jacksonville, Fla.)