2012 center Robert Upshaw will attend Kansas State. The Fresno native chose K-State over Louisville, Georgetown, and Fresno State. He will conduct a ceremony this afternoon to make his announcement in his school’s library at 5 p.m. EST.
Upshaw and his family visited Louisville last month and let very impressed with Pitino and the Louisville program. But Frank Martin at Kansas State obviously impressed them a little more. Upshaw’s mother said the chemistry between coach Martin and her son played a big part in the decision.
Upshaw had Louisville high on his list for the past few months. However, at last weeks press conference Pitino said he does not expect to add another player in the 2012 class. Small forward’s Andrew White and Jakarr Sampson are still on the radar, but if I’m a betting man I say the Cards are done in this class. I imagine the staff will now shift most of their attention to 2013 prospects.
Adding a 6-11 240 lb. center would be nice, but I don’t feel like this is a ...