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No. 4 recruit Ben Simmons picks LSU

Updated: October 14, 2013, 2:27 PM ET
By Jeff Goodman | ESPN.com

LSU beat out Kentucky, Kansas and Duke to land one of the elite players in the Class of 2015 in Australian power forward Ben Simmons.

"I know a lot of people will be struck by me deciding to go to LSU, but that's where I felt most comfortable," Simmons told ESPN.com on Monday. "I feel I can progress a lot there, and I feel blessed to have offers from all those schools."

Simmons, No. 4 in the ESPN 60, is a 6-foot-10, 230-pound skilled forward and the son of ...

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