Former Auburn star Isaac Okoro has perfect surprise for his parents after being drafted No. 5 overall
As the No. 5 pick in the 2020 NBA Draft, former Auburn star Isaac Okoro’s life will be forever changed. Okoro is making sure to let his parents know how much they’ve meant to him on this journey to the pros.
Shortly after being selected in the draft by the Cleveland Cavaliers, Okoro surprised his parents with a Range Rover.
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What a goosebumps moment.
“This is for you,” Okoro said proudly to his father.
It was an emotional night for the Okoro family that they’ll never forget.
Okoro’s family emigrated from Nigeria to the Atlanta area, where he began his career in a church league. In his lone season at Auburn, Okoro averaged 12.9 points and 4.4 rebounds en route to earning second-team All-SEC honors.
Okoro is expected to sign a contract for 4 years and $29.1 million, with $13.1 in guaranteed money, according to TMZ.