Whitney Young C Jahlil Okafor Leads Team USA in Scoring in Victory Over Russia
Recently saw the tweet below the US U-19 squad overcame Russia in an impressive performance from Jahlil Okafor.
USA U19 defeats Russia 115-47. Rasheed Sulaimon with 11 points and 4 boards, Jahlil Okafor with 15 and 7. Justise Winslow with 10 and 8.
— Duke Basketball (@dukebasketball) June 29, 2013
Okafor is the top ranked player in his class according to most outlets; he has not yet made a recruiting decision, but we will definitely keep you posted when he does. He is a package recruiting deal with his good friend Tyus Jones and wherever they go will be an instant title contender.
— NBA Draft Room (@NBAdraftRoom) June 30, 2013
Okafor has been showing off his passing ability as well, which makes him even more lethal; he gets a lot of double teams so his passing skills tend to come in handy quite a bit.
— USA Basketball (@usabasketball) June 15, 2013
Okafor will be in the running for many of the national player of the year awards, although he is such a humble young man that he probably does not expect as much attention as he gets.
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