January 14, 2009

Wort Ready to Hit Norman

One of the favorite nickname clichés in the world of sports is 'Mr. Excitement', a term used almost exclusively to talk about offensive players with big-play ability. However, if there is one player who might embody the right characteristics on the opposite side of the ball it's Sooner commitment Tom Wort]/db]. As one of the nation's biggest hitters the New Braunfels, Texas star saw his amazing highlight reel lead him to being part of the Under Armour All-American game on Jan. 4.

During the game he got to renew his friendship with [db]Justin Chaisson as well as meet his future college roommate.

"It was a great trip, getting to hang out with Ronnell and Justin, just trying to band together," Wort said. "This was the first time I had even met him and talked to him. We were roommates for the trip and we're going to be roommates up at Oklahoma in about a week. We got along well straight from the get-go. Playing together, it was kind of cool."

While many have given their opinions on how Lewis matched up with players from bigger programs and cities in which small neighborhoods cover more square mileage than Dewar, Okla. Wort had a unique up-close look at his future teammate.

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