United Faith Christian Academy point guard Braxton Ogbueze committed to play college basketball at Florida, according to coach Shaun Wiseman.
The 6-foot-1 junior transferred from Vance and is one of the top-ranked point guards in the country. He helped United Faith make it to the N.C. High School Athletic Association 1A championship game, where the Falcons lost to Trinity Christian School 57-49.
Ogbueze chose Florida over Baylor, Texas, Oklahoma, Wake Forest, Virginia and Clemson.
Alexander to JCSU
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Ardrey Kell quarterback Andrew Alexander accepted a scholarship to play football at Johnson C. Smith University next year, according to coach Adam Hastings. Alexander also played wide receiver for the Knights.
The senior, who also played on the Ardrey Kell basketball team, told South Charlotte News in February that he had several offers to play football and basketball at Division III schools in addition to the football offer from JCSU.