Before State:No. 32 recruit nationally in ESPN 100, 45th by Rivals and the No. 11 power forward and four-star recruit by Scout.com ... Played three seasons at New Hampshire prep school Kimball Union Academy for coach Mike Olson ... Played first two seasons of prep basketball at Marblehead High School in Massachusetts ... Scored 1,284 career points at Kimball, leading the team to a 61-21 record ... Named 2014 NEPSAC Player of the Year and was a NEPSAC all-star pick ... Averaged 24.5 points and 10.5 rebounds during his final season ... Also played one season of varsity tennis and was girl's lacrosse manager for two years at Kimball ... Played AAU basketball for Expressions Elite and coach Tyrone Boswell ... Named 2013 EYBL MVP ... Participated in LeBron James Skills Academy and Anthony Davis Big Man Camp ... Competed at the NBA and Nike Top 100 camps.
Personal: Born Sept. 16, 1995 ... Son of Rotimi and Helen Abu ... Has an older brother, Damola ... Communications major ... Devout Muslim who prays five times a day and fasts during Ramadan.