Year one under head coach Bryce Drew was a success. The Commodores placed among the top half of the Southeastern Conference while also finding themselves in the NCAA Tournament. That was a great start but what is next? The Commodores are losing a significant senior but do return the vast majority of their team. DoresDaily looks ahead at the 2017-2018 Vanderbilt basketball team.
April 4, 2017
Virginia Academy (VA) junior big man Ejike Obinna made a name for himself last summer on the AAU circuit with the Uncommon Bulls. Following a strong high school season, Obinna is now being tracked heavily by schools from just about every conference in America. He recently hosted six colleges for in-home visits. An in-depth look into Ejike’s game and recruitment is inside.
April 24, 2016
Despite playing basketball for just over two years, 6’10 junior Ejike Obinna became a hot commodity on the recruiting trail this July. Obinna’s story begins in his native Nigeria, a country that he left at the age of 13. His host parents in Virginia, Ray and Teresa Matthews, provided insight into Ejike’s background, his personality, and his recruitment.
August 30, 2015