Oklahoma basketball great Wayman Tisdale dies - Article Photos 83/224

Former OU basketball player Wayman Tisdale. With his father, The Rev. Louis Tisdale at his side, Wayman Tisdale (right) announces his decision Tuesday in Tulsa to side with the Oklahoma Sooners. SECOND CUTLINE - Oklahoma's Wayman Tisdale becomes the first freshman ever named to the U.S. Basketball Writers Association All-America team and Virginia's Ralph Sampson in chosen to the squad for the third time. Tisdale, 6-9, 240 pounds, averages 26 points and 11 rebounds and leads the Big Eight Conference in both. (AP LaserPhoto) Photo taken unknown, Photo published 4/14/1982, 3/8/1983, 4/10/1983 in The Daily Oklahoman. ORG XMIT: KOD