Isaac Okoro is the nation's No. 35 prospect. (Photo: FIBA)

 Four-star forward Isaac Okoro, rated the top prospect in the state of Georgia, said early Wednesday morning that he will be play for Auburn and head coach Bruce Pearl.

Okoro, a 6-foot-5, 200-pound small forward from McEachern High School in Powder Springs, is ranked th, the No. 8 small forward nationally and No. 35 player overall in the 247Sports Composite.

Okoro made the announcement via Twitter.

“I would like to first thank God, my parents, my brother, sisters, teammates, and coaches for pushing me and making me the person I am today," Okoro wrote. I sincerely thank all of the coaches who recruited me. With all of that being said, I am excited to announce that I'm committing to Auburn University. #WAREAGLE!!!!"

Okoro joins high school teammate Babatunde Akingbola in Auburn's 2019 recruiting class.

Okoro averaged 20.3 points and 6.4 rebounds per game as a junior last season for a team that went 26-3 and made the 7A quarterfinals.