The Kansas Jayhawks received their fifth commitment for the Class of 2013 on Tuesday as Joel Embiid, a 6'11" center from The Rock School in Gainesville, Fla., pledge to join Bill Self in Lawrence next season (via ESPN's Dave Telep).
The Cameroon native joins four other prep stars that plan to play for the Jayhawks beginning in 2013, giving them perhaps the deepest class in the country and one of the most prolific in Self's tenure.
Following a 2011 class that was left nearly empty with only Naadir Tharpe after Jamari Traylor and Ben McLemore redshirted, KU is showcasing a host of freshman this season.
With three seniors departing via graduation along with McLemore to the NBA draft potentially, Self and his staff have done an incredible job of reloading once again with these five talented players.
Read on to find out more about them.