Ayomide expected to commit to Tigers in October

Ayomide expected to commit to Tigers in October
(Source: WMC Action News 5)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - The Memphis Tigers could see their basketball recruiting fortunes richen next week. 

Nigerian big man Sam Ayomide announcing Wednesday on Twitter he will pick his college next Thursday at 6 p.m.

Monday Ayomide put out a list of his top six schools including Kansas, Illinois, Providence, Seton Hall and Wake Forest. The Tigers are considered the front runner for his services by several recruiting services. 

Considered a 4-star athlete, Ayomide is a classic 6′11″bBack to the basket big man who’s a shot blocker and strong rebounder.  Ayomide is also seen as an above-average playmaker for his teammates.

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