Jordan Washington, a 6'8" power forward out of Queens is close to committing to Villanova according to the New York Daily News. The 250-pounder would be the first commit for Jay Wright's Recruiting Class of 2013. He currently plays for Pathways College Prep.
Washington is ranked #82 in the Class of 2013 by Scout and #84 by Rivals. Cincinnati, Xavier, St. John's, and Miami are also recruiting the big man.