Archbishop Stepinac High School’s Malcolm Chimezie verbally committed to play basketball in 2021-2022 at Boston University.
The 6-foot-8 rising senior averaged 10.7 points per game in leading the Crusaders to the 2018-2019 archdiocesan championship.
Chimezie was one of three Stepinac players in 2018-2019 to earn all-state honors, receiving a spot on the Class AA ninth team from the New York State Sportswriters Association. Teammate R.J. Davis was named co-player of the year and is off to the University of North Carolina for 2020-2021. Rising senior Adrian Griffin Jr. was a fourth-team all-state player and has verbally committed to Duke University.
Boston University is the defending Patriot League tournament champion, and finished the 2019-2020 season with a 21-13 overall and 12-6 Patriot League records. The Terriers, who finished third during the regular season, were denied the opportunity to compete in the NCAA tournament due to COVID-19.
on his commitment to Boston University of the Patriot League!