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OU basketball: Sooners land four-star power forward Victor Iwuakor

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The basketball coaches watch the game unfold Feb. 17.

The Sooners add size to next year's roster.

Class of 2019 power forward Victor Iwuakor gave his commitment to OU on Wednesday, and is the second class of 2019 recruit out of Texas added to coach Lon Kruger’s arsenal.

The 6 foot 7 inch forward plays for Sulphur Springs High School in Sulphur Springs, Texas, and is the highest rated high school power forward or center to commit to OU since Andrew Fitzgerald and Keith “Tiny” Gallon committed in 2009. He’s ranked No. 116 in the nation and No. 27 for his position on Rivals.

Iwuakor chose OU over 28 other offers from a list of schools that includes Baylor, TCU and Florida.

Kruger landed a commitment from class of 2019 point guard De’vion Harmon in 2017, who lives in Denton, Texas, and plays for John H. Guyer High School.

OU is ranked No. 13 in Rivals’ team recruiting rankings and has six scholarships opening up after this upcoming season.

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