Valpo lands Illinois forward Alec Peters

6-foot-7 small forward Alec Peters (Washington, Ill./Washington) verbally committed to Valparaiso on Sunday, according to the Peoria Journal Star.

Peters chose the Crusaders over Boston College, Butler, Illinois State, Rice and St. Louis, among others. He is the fifth recruit for Valpo in 2013, joining PF Jabril Adekoya (Tinley Park, Ill./Victor J. Andrew), PG Lexus Williams (Chicago/Marist), SG Clay Yeo (Bourbon, Ind./Triton) and SG Nick Davidson (Merrillville, Ind./Andrean).