Q&A with 2020 center Josh Ogundele on the latest with his recruitment - Bruce Weber visits the Worcester Academy big man

By Pat Lawless

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Worcester Academy’s (MA) Josh Ogundele had quite the showing last week during his open gym. The class of 2020 center had Kansas State head coach Bruce Weber in to see him and a couple of other high major schools are now in the mix. He spoke to HG Insider about the latest with his recruitment.

Q: Other than Bruce Weber, who has been in to see you?

A: “Butler, South Florida, Rhode Island and I know that Georgia Tech is coming soon. I’m pretty sure a few other high majors as well.”

Q: Who’s been the most active with you?

A: “I would say South Florida, Rhode Island, and St. Mary’s. Georgia also messages me every now and then.”

Q:  What’s intriguing about Rhode Island?

A: “They play in a good league in the A-10 so they play some good competition. I like the campus, area and the coaching staff. It’s a good fit for me.”

Q: What has South Florida’s message been to you?

A: “They are building a good team and the coaching staff does a very good job. I’m building a good relationship with them and look forward to keeping talking with them.”

Q: Kansas State’s Bruce Weber was in to see you. What was his message to you?

A: “It was about me losing more weight and getting into the best possible shape in order to be effective. They are showing a lot of interest in me right now.”

Q: What do you see as your timeline for your decision?

A: “I’m going to wait things out because I’m not in a rush. I have to make a decision with my parents and take my time with it.”