Rising Star: Ejike Obinna
Ejike Obinna decided to roll the dice.
In 2013, he left his home country of Nigeria to pursue his basketball dreams.
The 6 foot 9 center has thrived at a tiny christian school in Ashburn called Virginia Academy.
ABC7 sports reporter Scott Abraham shows us how a former Redskins wide receiver has taken Ejike under his wing. Click the video above for the complete story.