NC State Lands Big Man, Tennessee Courts Tobias Harris

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NC State Lands Big Man, Tennessee Courts Tobias Harris
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NC State has not been shy about picking up early commitments in the past, and now they’ve landed Joseph Uchebo (C, 6-foot-9, Class of 2012), a player originally from Nigeria and currently playing in North Carolina at Oak Ridge Military Academy.

I don’t have much info on Uchebo, so I will have to drop by Oak Ridge and get some video, but he seems like a big post player that Lowe is probably looking to develop.

Meanwhile, as we mentioned yesterday, Tobias Harris (PF, 6-10, Class of 2010) made a surprise visit to Tennessee.

Here’s a Q&A with Harris .

Vol fans apparently knew he was coming even though it was a surprise, as evidenced by the fact that they had time to paint the side of a giant rock with his name on a jersey.

However, I’d like to point out that since the player in the painting is facing away, they might just change the name on the jersey whenever a recruit visits:

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