Obiagu’s top performance of the season came in the regular season finale vs. Boston College on March 3, when he blocked a career-high seven shots and grabbed a career-high 12 rebounds. He also had a great game against Rutgers in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge back on Nov. 28, 2017 with 10 rebounds and five blocks. Obiagu’s 71 blocks on the year were the third-most by a freshman and seventh-most by any Seminole in Florida State history. Prior to beginning his college career at Florida State, Obiagu was a star performer at Greenforest Academy in Decatur, Ga., where he played on the varsity team all four years. As a junior, he averaged 8.1 points, 7.8 rebounds and 6.8 blocks and helped lead Greenforest to a 31-2 record and the Class A Private School state championship. He had an incredible 20 blocks in a single game against Our Lady of Mercy on Feb. 23, 2016. Then as a senior, Obiagu earned Atlanta Journal-Constitution Class A first-team All-State honors after averaging 8.4 points, 9.5 rebounds and 7.2 blocks. He posted two triple-doubles on the season, including an 11-point, 12-rebound, 11-block performance against Our Lady of Mercy on Dec. 9, 2016. He helped Greenforest to a 27-5 record and a second straight Class A Private School state championship. Obiagu, who was a consensus, four-star top-10 recruit from the state of Georgia, also had a strong presence on the AAU circuit, playing for the Georgia Stars, which won the 16U Peach Jam championship in 2015.
First of all I want to thank the schools and coaches that recruited me. But I’ve decided to further my education and basketball opportunities at Seton Hall University 🙏🏽 pic.twitter.com/DJ8kGiiimb— ikechukwu obiagu🇳🇬 (@ike_obiagu) May 17, 2018