Ohio State center Greg Oden has "NBA superstar" written all over him. Autograph seekers are trying to get while the getting is still good.
Greg Oden looks like an NBA veteran already. Ohio State’s freshman center has the build–and the features–of someone much older. But he’s only 19. A nice guy, not yet jaded by the money and the business that comes with marketing a star athlete.
He turned down the NBA to spend at least one year in college, but even as a student-athlete he draws a huge following of fans and speculators wanting his signature before he becomes the pro game’s "next big thing".