Memphis is known for producing elite talent. Adonis Thomas of Memphis Melrose is the next in line. And like many of the top prospects in the city, Thomas will stay home for his college career.
Thomas, a 6-foot-6 small forward, on Thursday announced his intention to attend Memphis.
Recruited by practically every school in the country, Thomas is the first 2011 commitment for Memphis, who is coming off a No. 2 ranked recruiting class in the country in 2010.
Thomas is the No. 15 ranked prospect in the Rivals150.