Joel Embiid commits to Jayhawks

Class of 2013 center Joel Embiid (Gainesville, Fla./The Rock School) announced his commitment to Kansas on Tuesday, ESPN.com has confirmed.

The rising senior big man from Cameroon had narrowed his choices to the Jayhawks, Texas and Florida. Embiid joins KU's top five class which features ESPN 100 products Wayne Selden (Boston/Tilton School), Conner Frankamp (Wichita, Kans./North) and Brannen Greene (Monroe, Ga./Tift County), along with PG Frank Mason (Petersburg, Va./Massanutten Military).