Class of 2012 senior center Chris Obekpa (Nigeria/Our Savior New American) finally ended his recruitment on Monday, giving a verbal pledge to join St. John's next season. The ESPN 100 big man announced the news via his Twitter account, writing "Keeping my talent in the MECCA".
On Wednesday, St. John's head coach Steve Lavin announced his recruiting class for 2012. Joining the Red Storm in the fall will be small forward Jakarr Sampson (Akron, Ohio/Brewster Academy), shooting guard Felix Balamou (Conarky, Guinea/Our Savior New American), power forward Orlando Sanchez (Bronx, N.
One time St. John's recruit Darrick Wood (Washington, D.C./Bridgton Academy) decided to recommit to the Red Storm over the weekend, multiple sources are reporting. Wood made his decision while visiting the Queens, N.