Ben Johnson of Pictou County, NS has committed to the Lakehead University Thunderwolves Men's Basketball Program.
Johnson is a 6'1" combo guard who will transfer to Lakehead after playing two seasons with NCAA D2 Saint Rose College in Albany, New York. Johnson started 36 games during his freshmen and sophomore seasons before sitting out this past year in order to be eligible to play OUA basketball starting Fall 2010.
Ben is an honor roll student, gym rat and comes from a basketball family. His mother Peggy (Dalhousie) and older brother Nathan (UPEI/STFX) have both played CIS basketball while his youngest brother Bryson currently suits up for Bucknell (NCAA D1).
Follow the link for a sneak peak at the Lakehead media release on Ben Johnson including quotes from Ben and Coach Morrison.