C Tosin Mehinti picks C-USA school 

November, 5, 2012
6-foot-9 center Tosin Mehinti (Lithonia, Ga./Greenforest Christian) verbally committed to Alabama-Birmingham on Sunday night, according to www.al.com.

Mehinti, a native of Nigeria, chose the Blazers over Georgia, Temple and Mississippi State.

"Compared to other schools that were recruiting me, I felt that UAB was the best fit for me," he told the site. "When I came on my visit, I felt very comfortable with the players. UAB is the place for me."