DE Odenigbo plans Jan. 7 decision

ESPNU 150 defensive end/linebacker Ifeadi Odenigbo (Centerville, Ohio/Centerville) will announce his college decision on Jan. 7, he told ESPN.com in a text message Wednesday.

Odenigbo, No. 50 in the ESPNU 150, will decide between California, Northwestern, Notre Dame, Stanford, Ohio State, USC and UCLA.

Odenigbo officially visited Notre Dame on Oct. 21 and Stanford on Nov. 11, and he will officially visit Northwestern on Friday. He unofficially visited Ohio State on Nov. 19.

UCLA and USC did not make Odenigbo's preseason top five but made their way onto his leaderboard in late October.