Commitment Status:Signed LOI

Fendi Onobun

College Choices

School Interest Offer Visit Recruited by
ArizonaCOMMITTED (04/08/2004)OfferedNone
Texas TechNoneOfferedNone

Scouting Report on Fendi Onobun

by Jerry Meyer - 08/24/2004
An extremely good athlete, Onobun is working to become a small forward. He has the basic skill package in place, but his skills need refining. So used to relying on his athletic ability, he needs to develop a better feel for the game. Nonetheless, he is a big time prospect with NBA potential.

Jerry Meyer serves as a national scout and recruiting analyst for He played at Lipscomb University where be became college basketball's all-time career assist leader. Meyer earned Mr. Basketball honors in the state of Tennessee as a high school junior and senior. He has served as an assistant coach at Vanderbilt and also co-authored the book, "Basketball Skills and Drills."

Latest News

Versatile Onobun will play several positions at UA05/10/2005

He's too strong for guards to deal with in the post, and too quick for bigger defenders to keep up with on the perimeter. No matter where he winds up, though, incoming freshman forward Fendi Onobun definitely will earn early playing time at Arizona because of his versatility. Physical skills aside, what primarily stands out about the Alief (Texas) Taylor HS star is his work ethic and team-first attitude.

Post-Season Top Seniors (11 thru 40)04/15/
Recruiting Notebook: Unofficial visits and more02/22/
How Are Arizona's Four Commitments Playing?01/05/
ANI: Kingwood uncrowned as Texas royalty12/29/ Basketball Recruiting
Wise and Onobun may square off Wednesday12/28/
Academy National ready to roll12/23/ Basketball Recruiting
Tracking the four Arizona-bound hoops recruits12/07/
Tuesday night sample of top prospect12/01/ Basketball Recruiting
Onobun turns 18 as season begins for him and Wise11/17/
Long road for Onobun ends today11/10/
The Debates, IV: Basketball Signing Day, 200511/10/
Audio Interview with Arizona-bound Fendi Onobun10/12/
Tucson's Pied Piper shows no signs of slowing down10/07/ Basketball Recruiting
Pre-Season Top Seniors (11 through 20)09/27/ releases post-summer 2005 rankings08/04/ Basketball Recruiting
Notes: Bibby makes surprise visit to Olson07/23/
Las Vegas Thursday Checklist: 2005 recruits07/23/
Main Event begins July 22nd07/19/ Basketball Recruiting
Peach Jam: Friday Night Notes07/16/ Basketball Recruiting
Peach Jam: Friday Update07/16/ Basketball Recruiting
Nike: Friday's Scout07/11/ Basketball Recruiting
Nike Friday afternoon 5-on-5 report07/09/
Nike Friday morning 3-on-3 recap: ACC07/09/
Neil Messing's Thursday Nike Camp Recap07/09/
Nike Thursday Notebook - A Can't-Miss Article07/09/
Nike Thursday morning 3-on-3: Pac-1007/08/
Nike All-America Camp: Wednesday news and notes07/07/
NBA Players Camp: Tuesday Notes06/22/ Basketball Recruiting
NBA Players Camp: Monday Notes06/21/ Basketball Recruiting
Onobun will stay and play with the Hoops06/11/
Pangos All-America camp Notes and Thoughts06/10/
Post Pangos Notebook: Top players and awards06/07/
Work in progress: Fendi Onobun evolving slowly06/07/
Notes from the Pangos All-America Camp, Day One06/05/
News and notes from Pangos Camp in California06/05/ Basketball Recruiting
Memorial Day Classic mid-day Report05/29/ Basketball Recruiting
Memorial Day Classic set to tip-off Saturday05/26/ Basketball Recruiting
Pre-summer Rivals150 basketball ranking released05/10/ Basketball Recruiting
Video: Sneak peek of Onobun in action05/10/
Can't miss V.I.P. Video: Top hoops recruits04/20/
Arizona recruits help lead Houston Hoops to title04/19/
Vegas Day Two04/18/ Basketball Recruiting
Las Vegas Saturday: Arizona Frontcourt Recruits04/18/
Las Vegas tournaments heat up on Day 204/18/ Basketball Recruiting
Just A Minute With Justin Young04/16/ Basketball Recruiting
Major event coverage kicks-off on Friday04/15/ Basketball Recruiting
Best of the Las Vegas Easter Classic04/12/ Basketball Recruiting
Las Vegas Easter Classic Friday Review04/10/ Basketball Recruiting
Las Vegas Checklist: Arizona's 2005 recruits04/10/
Woods, Wise and the Diesel on Day One04/10/
Wildcats Land 2005 Stud04/08/ Basketball Recruiting
COMMITMENT: Onobun takes Pastner Pipeline to UA04/08/
Las Vegas Easter Classic Preview04/08/ Basketball Recruiting
Recruiting Breakdown: Arizona's Top Five in '0504/06/
On the Bounce with Coach Meyer, Final Four vol. 204/06/ Basketball Recruiting
Texas junior forward has two offers03/28/
Hansen's Sunday hoops/recruiting notebook03/28/
Fendi Onobun to visit UA officially this weekend03/23/
V.I.P. Conversations: Fendi Onobun speaks out03/02/
Onobun: Wide Open02/16/ Basketball Recruiting
Onobun Has a Top Three12/23/ Basketball Recruiting
Recruiting update focuses on 2005 SF Fendi Onobun11/08/


Year RebAsstBlkPts
2004 (Sr.)-
2003 (Jr.)348.5-2.213.8