VCU gets first 2014 commitment

According to multiple sources, junior point guard Jonathan Williams (Newark, N.J./St. Benedict's Prep) verbally committed to Virginia Commonwealth on Saturday.

Williams, originally from Richmond, Va., and chose the Rams over offers from Wisconsin, Fordham, FAU and Wagner. He has helped lead St. Benedict's to a 27-1 record and a No. 5 ranking in the current ESPN 25 Power Rankings.