By Evan Hilbert
April 13, 2012

University of Connecticut center Alex Oriakhi will use his final year of eligibility playing for the Missouri Tigers, according to Jeff Goodman of!/GoodmanCBS/status/190942543977000960

According to Goodman, Oriakhi was mainly concerned with playing time and co-existing with a solid point guard.

"They don't have a big man and I can play with a pass-first point guard," Oriakhi told Goodman. "It felt too good to be true."

Oriakhi also considered Kentucky, but chose Missouri over the defending national champions before even visiting Lexington.

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