Basketball player who joined the University of Illinois Fighting Illini in 2011. He was previously a First-Team All-State selection at Saint Ignatius High School.
He averaged 16 points, 10 rebounds and 5 blocks during his senior year at Saint Ignatius.
He received the Kenny Battle Leadership Award during his junior year at the University of Illinois.
He has a twin sister named Nnenna.
He has cited All-Star NBA point guard Deron Williams as his favorite Illini player.