Missouri lands commitment from junior college big man Axel Okongo
Missouri’s 2019 roster is now set as the Tigers just landed a commitment from Northwest College Wyoming product Axel Okongo.
Okongo is originally from France and measures in at seven feet tall. He appeared in 25 games last season, averaging 2.5 points and 1.5 rebounds per game.
He announced his commitment with the following comments:
“First of all, I would like to thank God for blessing me with this opportunity. I want to thank my family, my friends, my coaches, my teammates and JUCO Advocates for their support. I would also like to thank all the schools that took their time to recruit me. After a long talk with my parents, Ibrahim and Coach Erickson, I am really excited to announce my commitment to the University of Missouri. Let’s go Tigers!”
Here is Okongo’s junior college highlight reel: