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2020 point guard picks St. John’s over Dayton, four others

Published: Thursday, August 22, 2019 @ 8:33 PM

Posh Alexander sits behind the Dayton bench on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, at UD Arena.
David Jablonski - Staff Writer
Posh Alexander sits behind the Dayton bench on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019, at UD Arena.(David Jablonski - Staff Writer)

Posh Alexander, a 2020 recruit who visited Dayton in February and listed the Dayton Flyers among his final five choices in July, announced his verbal commitment to St. John’s on Thursday.

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“My dream was always to play in front of my mom and my dad, and my whole family,” he told The New York Post. “This was a great option for me.”

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Alexander, a 5-foot-11 point guard from Our Saviour Lutheran School in Bronx, N.Y., ranks 105th in the 2020 class, according to 247Sports.com. Rivals.com ranks him 124th.

Alexander was also considering Illinois, Pittsburgh and Seton Hall.

Dayton has one commitment from the 2020 class. Lukas Frazier, a 6-foot-4 guard from Lake Catholic High School in Mentor, announced his verbal commitment in June.

Dayton has two scholarships open in 2019 and two opening in 2020, one of which Frazier will fill.

Dayton recruiting targets

» 2020: Andre CurbeloMax AmadasunLuke KasubkeHassan DiarraDesmond PolkZed KeyMadior Seye and D.J. GordonKeon AmbroseZach BentonIsaiah Rivera | John HugleyAJ HoggardJalen BridgesTony Sanders Jr.Andersson GarciaJamal Mashburn Jr.Kam FarrisJaylen MurrayObina Anochili-Killen | Eric Gaines | Christian Fussell | Dylan Wusu

» 2021: Wesley CardetFranck KepnangJonathan KumingaRafael Pinzon

» 2022: Ramel Lloyd