Mike Baldwin: 'Highly doubt' OU's Stills, Jefferson miss a game because of arrests

by Michael Baldwin Modified: January 25, 2011 at 11:36 am •  Published: January 25, 2011
The Oklahoman's OU men's basketball beat writer Mike Baldwin answered questions from readers in today's Power Lunch chat. Read the entire chat recap here. Participate in our Power Lunch chats Monday-Friday at 11 a.m. at NewsOK.com/sports

On freshmen receiver Kenny Stills and safety Tony Jefferson's arrest Saturday night and if they'll sit out a game next season:

I doubt they'll miss any games. Bob Stoops hasn't said anything. Since this happened in January it might just be more punishment in the spring and fall. But missing games is way, way, way down the road. Stoops could suspend them for the opener but I would highly doubt it.

On men's basketball coach Jeff Capel recruiting athletes from Oklahoma:

There really isn't any Oklahoma kids on Capel's radar this season. Oklahoma high school basketball has been very good but this is a little bit of a down year for Division I caliber baskettball talent in the state.

On the Sooners' chances of going undefeated next season:

The Sooners will be favored in every game. Chat Recap: Mike Baldwin

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by Michael Baldwin
Mike Baldwin has been a sports reporter for The Oklahoman since 1982. Mike graduated from Okmulgee High School in 1974 and attended Oklahoma Christian University, graduating with a journalism degree in 1978. Mike's first job was sports editor...
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