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Longar Longar Suspended

Longar Longar, Jeff Capel's big man at Oklahoma, was
suspended by the Big 12
after the elbowing incident in the Texas Tech
game. Conference commissioner Kevin Weiberg said that

"[o]n the play, Mr. Longar leads with a high elbow as he pivots after
catching an inbound pass. His elbow made severe and excessive contact with the
face of the Texas Tech player causing significant injury. While I do not
believe Mr. Longar intended to cause serious injury, and he has no prior history
of this kind of incident, I view this as a dangerous and unacceptable play.
Therefore, a suspension from competition is warranted.

"We simply must convey a message that this kind of play will not be