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Oklahoma State football recruiting notebook: Broken arm doesn't slow Luke Del Rio

In his first game since suffering a fracture in his left (non-throwing) forearm, Oklahoma State quarterback commit Luke Del Rio promptly got his team on track to its first win of the season.
by Scott Wright Published: September 15, 2012
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In his first game since suffering a fracture in his left (non-throwing) forearm, Oklahoma State quarterback commit Luke Del Rio promptly got his team on track to its first win of the season.

Valor Christian, in the Denver area, suffered a pair of one-point losses to start the year, but Del Rio and the offense posted 35 quick points in Friday's first quarter on the way to a 42-0 win over Heritage of Littleton, Colo.

Del Rio, the son of Denver Broncos offensive coordinator Jack Del Rio, was 14 of 21 passing for 173 yards and two touchdowns. One of the touchdown tosses went to Christian McCaffrey, the son of former Broncos receiver Ed McCaffrey.

Morrow helps Emporia to fast start

Emporia, Kan., athlete Jerel Morrow was a big-play machine Friday night, helping his team to a 50-14 win over Highland Park.

The OSU commit had four catches for 185 yards and two touchdowns, all in the first half.

He had an 85-yard TD catch in which he out-jumped two defenders at midfield and broke free for the score. Morrow, 5-foot-11, 180 pounds, added another leaping TD catch in the second quarter.

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by Scott Wright
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A lifelong resident of the Oklahoma City metro area, Scott Wright has been on The Oklahoman staff since 2005, covering a little bit of everything on the state's sports scene. He has been a beat writer for football and basketball at Oklahoma and...
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