Auburn adds prep center Atewe

Six-foot-8 center Matthew Atewe (Toronto/Notre Dame Prep) ended his recruitment on Sunday with a verbal pledge to Auburn, according to multiple sources.

Atewe chose the Tigers over Charlotte, Nebraska and Nevada. He is the fifth recruit for Auburn in 2013, joining PG Tahj Shamsid-Deen (Decatur, Ga./Columbia), C Ronald Delph (Winter Haven, Fla./IMG Academy), SF Dion Wade (Antwerp, Belgium/Findlay College Prep) and PF Benas Griciunas (Lithuania/Findlay College Prep).