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Damien Wilson commits to Memphis

Originally Published: May 15, 2011
By Dave Telep | ESPN Recruiting

Damien Wilson, the No. 48 overall player in the 2012 class, committed to Memphis on Saturday night over Wake Forest and South Carolina.

However, the Oak Hill small forward from Austell, Ga., caught everyone off guard with his commitment. And it all started with a harmless, one-word tweet on Twitter.

"I just said 'Memphis' and it got crazy," Wilson said.

Wilson even made his commitment public prior to informing Memphis coach Josh Pastner.

"It wasn't intended to be like ...

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