Obekpa Nearing Decision

Right off the heels of visiting one college, 2012 big man Chris Obekpa plans to visit another school soon and is getting closer to making a decision.

Our Savior New American big man Chris Obekpa is one of the premier shot blockers in the class of 2012. Obekpa stayed in the New York area this weekend for an official visit to St. John's.

The 6-9, 210 lb. center liked his visit to Queens.

"It was good," said Obekpa. "They have some nice people."

The 4-star big man is ranked by Scout.com as the 20th best center and is 74th overall in the class of 2012.

Obekpa, has already taken official visits to Cincinnati and DePaul. He's also been on unofficial visits to Connecticut and Providence. He has one more official visit planned before he announces his decision in early April.

Chris plans on visiting Oregon next. Before he leaves for the Pacific Northwest, Obekpa will be in the Big Easy for an All-star game this weekend.

Obekpa will be in New Orleans playing for the East squad in the All-American Championship game on Sunday, April 1st. The game can be seen on ESPNU on tape delay on Sunday night.


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