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Source: Chris Obekpa wants to stay

Updated: April 14, 2014, 7:06 AM ET
By Kieran Darcy | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Sophomore center Chris Obekpa has had a change of heart and wants to return to St. John's, a source close to the program told ESPNNewYork.com.

Coach Steve Lavin is currently on the road recruiting, but is expected to meet with Obekpa later this week.

Obekpa asked for and was granted a release to transfer to another school less than two weeks ago. It was a big blow to the Red Storm, who were already dealing with the early departure of forward Jakarr Sampson.

Sampson, ...

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