ORCUTT, Calif. -

St. Joseph High School star point guard JoJo Walker verbally committed to the University of Portland who play in the competitive West Coast Conference.

As a junior last season, Walker led the Knights to a CIF Division 5A championship as St. Joe's finished 31-4.

He was named the CIF Division 5A Most Valuable Player after scoring close to 19 points per game and passing for over 5 assists per contest.