Obinna Oleka

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POSTERIZED: Arizona State’s Obinna Oleka throws down oop

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When you’re 5-foot-10 like Purdue’s PJ Thompson, you’re probably not going to have much luck breaking up an alley-oop intended for 6-foot-8 Obinna Oleka of Arizona State.

You’re probably going to end up on the wrong¬†side of a Vine loop.

Report: Texas gets a commitment from JuCo PF Obinna Oleka

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Texas picked up their second commitment in the class of 2014 on Monday morning as Obinna Oleka, a 6-foot-7 power forward originally from the DC area, announced that he will be playing his college ball for the Longhorns.

The news was first reported by Brad Winton of JucoRecruiting.com.

Oleka played his JuCo ball at State College of Florida, where he averaged 24 points and 11 boards last season. Charlotte, Old Dominion, Southern Miss and South Florida were also pursuing Oleka, according to Rivals.

Oleka joins Jordan Barnett as the Rick Barnes’ two commitments in 2014. Barnett is a top 100 small forward from St. Louis.