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    Okoro Redshirting?

    I didn't see him on the bench tonight and he did not play even when the walk-ons were in. I know he has played a few games but I hadn't seen anything saying he was redshirting or was injured.



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    Re: Okoro Redshirting?

    Quote Originally Posted by arganbright2 View Post
    I didn't see him on the bench tonight and he did not play even when the walk-ons were in. I know he has played a few games but I hadn't seen anything saying he was redshirting or was injured.
    I am guessing he's still with his family in grieving; he lost his brother recently, I believe.



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    Re: Okoro Redshirting?

    Probably home with his family since his brother died few days ago.



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    Re: Okoro Redshirting?

    Oh wow, I didn't know that. Hope everything is alright



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    Re: Okoro Redshirting?

    Wow didn't know that. Prayers to his family



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    Re: Okoro Redshirting?

    Yeah he's still back with his family. I know cyclone Alley had everyone sign posters before/after the game to send to him and his family, looked like easily 300+ signatures. Hopefully he's getting a ton of support in this extremely hard time. Theres no rush to come back to basketball right now for him, he needs to be with his family.



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    Re: Okoro Redshirting?

    I think it's great news for him. Gives him an extra year with all the family trouble going on. Lets him focus on family and not on basketball (while I hope he uses the rest of the off year to help his game as well).


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    Re: Okoro Redshirting?

    Sad news. He has appeared in five games this season netting 23 minutes btw.


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    Re: Okoro Redshirting?

    Quote Originally Posted by BallSoHard4Cy View Post
    I think it's great news for him. Gives him an extra year with all the family trouble going on. Lets him focus on family and not on basketball (while I hope he uses the rest of the off year to help his game as well).
    He's not redshirting



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    Re: Okoro Redshirting?

    I didn't know this either.


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    Re: Okoro Redshirting?

    Quote Originally Posted by Tre4ISU View Post
    I didn't know this either.
    Wasn't made too public, but it was all over Twitter last week.


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    Re: Okoro Redshirting?

    Quote Originally Posted by geburgess View Post
    Wasn't made too public, but it was all over Twitter last week.
    All the players found out after the OSU game I think. They were tweeting a lot about it.



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    Re: Okoro Redshirting?

    I wonder if he could apply for a RS based on the low amount of PT along with the passing of his brother?? Either way, I hope he can find a way to work back into the swing of things after this tragedy.



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    Re: Okoro Redshirting?

    Quote Originally Posted by acgclone View Post
    I wonder if he could apply for a RS based on the low amount of PT along with the passing of his brother?? Either way, I hope he can find a way to work back into the swing of things after this tragedy.
    Nope.



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    Re: Okoro Redshirting?

    Quote Originally Posted by Snyder21 View Post
    He's not redshirting
    ok sorry. The thread said he was redshirting.


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