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Shooting guard Frank Booker commits to Oklahoma

by Stephanie Kuzydym Modified: April 18, 2013 at 5:16 pm •  Published: March 22, 2013

So the news is in. As of yesterday, Frank Booker is an Oklahoma Sooner.

Booker is a shooting guard from Westside High School in Augusta, Ga. He is 6-foot-3 and weighs 185.

I had a chance to watch him on March 1 when he visited OU. He was shooting with senior Steven Pledger from beyond the arc. Let’s just say, Oklahoma fans are going to like when Booker is shooting from 3-point range.

He’s got a smooth shot and incredible arm strength. Booker also seemed really comfortable with the team and Oklahoma coach Lon Kruger.

Booker had an offers from Tennessee, Texas A&M, Austin Peay and La Salle as well. He is considered a three-star recruit and ranked the 58th best shooting guard in the nation for the Class of 2013 by ESPN.com.

Here are videos of Booker’s announcement and a post-interview.

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by Stephanie Kuzydym
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Stephanie Kuzydym learned at a young age that life is a game of inches. That's just one reason why she loves football. Kuzydym joined The Oklahoman in July 2012. Before arriving in the state, Kuzydym was an intern for the sports departments at...
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