7-Footer Okoroh Changes Twitter Commitment to Cal from Tennessee After Cuonzo Martin Is Hired
It isn’t often that you see a basketball player commit to two different schools in two days on Twitter.
But that’s exactly what 7-foot-1 Kingsley Okoroh of Phoenix (AZ) Westwind Prep did.
On Monday, Okoroh announced via Twitter, “Just committed to the university of Tennessee! Can’t wait to play in the SEC next year.”
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