Highly touted recruit Josh Jackson set to become a Jayhawk

McDonalds All-American forward Josh Jackson dunks during the McDonalds All-American Powerade Jamfest at the Chicago Theatre.

DETROIT — Highly touted recruit Josh Jackson has committed to playing basketball at Kansas next season.

Jackson announced his decision Monday night on Twitter.

He can sign a letter of intent as soon as Wednesday. The Detroit native attends Prolific Prep Academy in California.

Jackson had narrowed his final choices to Kansas, Michigan State and Arizona. He boosts the Jayhawks’ recruiting class that includes Mitch Lightfoot, who signed a letter of intent last week.