Longar confirms verbal to Oklahoma

Rochester, Minn. center denies bogus internet reports that he is uncommitted

OUInsider.com reported yesterday that Rochester, Minn. center Longar Longar had committed to Oklahoma. And today, Longar denied the rumors that he's still uncommitted in a telephone interview with James Hale.

JH: Are you committed to OU?

LL: "Yes."

JH: What is it about OU that you like?

LL: "I like the school, coaches, Coach Sampson, the facility and the players. The fans are also fantastic and the Sooners are winning big right now."

JH: What kind of role did your friendship with OU commitment Lawrence McKenzie play in your decision?

LL: "That played a role. Lawrence and I played together this summer and have become good friends. Lawrence was very positive about OU and that was a big plus for me.

JH: What kind of offensive game do you have?

LL: "I can shoot the outside jumper, but I have an inside game as well. I have a good inside game and I love to rebound."

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