Wisconsin landed another top recruit on Wednesday, after East Ridge High (Woodbury, Minnesota) 6’9″ forward Ben Carlson announced his commitment to the Badgers on Twitter.
I’m excited, honored and humbled to announce that I will be continuing my academic and basketball career at the University of Wisconsin. I want to thank everyone involved in this process, especially my family for all the support they’ve given me. #OnWisconsin pic.twitter.com/WEPdWxoVRy
— Ben Carlson (@bencarlson23) September 18, 2019
Carlson, who is a top 100 recruit, chose Wisconsin over Xavier, Minnesota, Iowa State, Stanford, Purdue and others.
Carlson joins a 2020 class that includes his AAU teammate Steven Crowl and La Crosse Central siblings Jordan and Johnny Davis.