Baltimore Product Joins Men’s Hoops Roster
DOVER, Del. – Wesley College head men's basketball coach Jerry Kobasa has announced that Malachy Onwudiegwu has committed to play basketball for the Wolverines this upcoming year. Onwudiegwu joins AJ Tilghman as newcomers for the 2012-13 season.
A six-foot-one combo guard from Baltimore, Md., Onwudiegwu was a three-year co-captain at Our Lady of Mount Carmel High School. As a junior, he averaged 14 points, three rebounds and two assists and was named the Cougars' Most Valuable Player. This past season, he received the Baltimore Catholic League's 'Never, Never Give Up Award' while averaging over ten points, three rebounds and three assists.
Onwudiegwu was also very successful in the classroom at Mount Carmel, accumulating a 3.7 cumulative grade-point average while also serving as a member of the National Honor Society.
The Wolverines will open the 2012-13 season at the Widener Tip-Off For Autism Awareness Tournament on November 16-17. Wesley will take on the host Pride in the Tournament opener at 6 pm and will play either Delaware Valley or Skidmore the following afternoon.
2012-13 Men's Basketball Recruiting Class
|Malachy Onwudiegwu||G||6-1||Baltimore, Md./Our Lady of Mount Carmel|
|AJ Tilghman||G||6-0||Wilmington, Del./St. Georges Technical School|