The 6-1, 215-pounder from Broken Arrow was in Stillwater as one of many visitors this weekend for the conclusion to spring practice.
Here is the photo that Akem posted to Instagram to announce his commitment
Akem had 44 tackles, three sacks, two tackles for loss and two interceptions a year ago for the Tigers.
He had offers from OSU, Oklahoma, Baylor, Clemson, Houston, Mississippi, Missouri, TCU, Tennessee, Washington State and Arkansas State.
Check back with GoPokes.com as we'll have more with Akem.