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    Kerwin Okoro

    I am not sure what number he is going to be but here is an article echoing some of the comments on twitter about him being a defensive stopper.

    Jon Rothstein: This And That Around College Basketball; C.J. Leslie, Crowded ACC, UCLA Recruitment And More... « CBS New York


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    Re: Kerwin Okoro

    There will always be room on a team for a player who excels at defending and can rebound well for his position. Let's hope he continues to improve in these areas as he works on his offense.


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    Re: Kerwin Okoro

    Quote Originally Posted by VeloClone View Post
    There will always be room on a team for a player who excels at defending and can rebound well for his position. Let's hope he continues to improve in these areas as he works on his offense.
    Okoro has good work ethic! He will be a solid player for us. Needs to work on his perimeter game though..



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    Re: Kerwin Okoro

    It's important that our guards are good rebounders for their size...With all the three-point shots taken you have to expect long rebounds...this is why Babb was the key guy for us last year for rebounding.



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    Re: Kerwin Okoro

    This will be nice also so he can learn under Babb as well and then kind of take over after Babb is gone! Love to hear this!


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    Re: Kerwin Okoro

    Okoro is the recruit I've heard the least about.


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    Re: Kerwin Okoro

    Just saw this tweet, very promising...

    Jon Rothstein ‏ @JonRothstein
    Kerwin Okoro has dropped at least 10-15 pounds since earlier this year. Built like a truck. Physically ready to play at Iowa State.



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    Re: Kerwin Okoro

    Hopefully he will take over for Babb as the stopper....and if he can develop an offensive game, he will probably get a lot of minutes.



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    Re: Kerwin Okoro

    Quote Originally Posted by mjhavlo76 View Post
    Okoro has good work ethic! He will be a solid player for us. Needs to work on his perimeter game though..
    Maybe, but he did win a 3pt shooting contest recently.



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    Re: Kerwin Okoro

    My prediction like tavon he will NOT be here after next year..... like everyone on here talks up freshmen... cough cough tavon



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    Re: Kerwin Okoro

    Quote Originally Posted by clone4good View Post
    My prediction like tavon he will NOT be here after next year..... like everyone on here talks up freshmen... cough cough tavon
    My prediction, since he's the least talked about of the freshman and the one most assumed to have the worst career, he'll end up having one of the longest and most productive here at ISU.



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    Re:Kerwin Okoro

    I'll bet you 100 bucks to your 50 that he is here after next year.



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    Re: Kerwin Okoro

    Fyi pitt and arizona offered kerwin okoro ane we won the recruiting battle for him. I think he will be a solid player. You don't get offers from pitt ane zona ir you are an averageplayer


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    Re:Kerwin Okoro

    Very excited to see how he defends. Sounds like a Derrick Hayes with more size and muscle



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    Re: Kerwin Okoro

    Quote Originally Posted by clone4good View Post
    My prediction like tavon he will NOT be here after next year..... like everyone on here talks up freshmen... cough cough tavon
    You get the DOUBLE wth






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