Five-star center Boakye commits to Michigan State

Michigan State landed another five-star recruit in 6-foot-10 Canadian center Enoch Boakye.Head coach Tom Izzo’s recent recruiting haul for the Spartans is one of the best in the program’s history.Boakye is the top-ranked recruit in Canada and was 22nd on 247Sports’ list of 2022 college basketball recruits.A self-described “old school center,” Boakye became a big name on the recruiting trail with his performance at the FIBA U16 Americas. Canada finished runner-up.Texas Tech was the runner-up to Michigan State in Boakye’s recruitment, according to Rivals. He also considered Arizona, Oklahoma State, Texas A&M and UCLA.Boakye could reclassify to 2021, and his AAU coach said the junior plans to do just that.

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