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Sooners Snag Two More Key Recruits

Point guard Calvin Newell

In midst of a lot of the bad news surrounding the Sooners throughout last season and following the conclusion of the year from the NCAA investigation to the loss of guards Willie Warren and Tommy Mason-Griffin and forward Tiny Gallon to the NBA Draft, the recent surge of good news for the basketball team continued this afternoon.

OU head coach Jeff Capel and the Sooners officially signed point guard Calvin Newell, a 6-foot, 180 lb. standout from Evelyn Mack Academy in Charlotte, N.C. Newell averaged a healthy 26.1 points per game last season for his squad, and he will now join transfer point guard Carl Blair from the University of New Orleans as incoming Sooner point guards to fill in for the departed Mason-Griffin...

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