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Homewood-Flossmoor power forward Tai Odiase is an intriguing four man that continues to emerge on the radar of college coaches. The long and angular post rebounds, blocks shots, and plays with a motor. Offensively he runs the floor great and is efficient with his touches. One of the programs that has offered Odiase and is making him a priority is Ball State. The 2014 prospect visited their campus on Tuesday.
“Today we just took a tour of the school. They have a nice campus. The coaches introduced me to the admissions people. Then we looked at the dorms and talked about the plans they had for me in the future.”
Odiase says the coaches explained to him how he would fill a need for their program.
“Well by the time I graduate they will be losing three senior big men. They said they need a big to come and play right away.”
What is intriguing about Ball State as a potential destination for the four man?
“Their support system and education. There are a lot of people on campus including the coaches that can guide you to being a successful student as well as an athlete.”