OU's Griffin Will Not Play against Kansas Tonight


Monday, February 23rd 2009, 3:17 pm
By: News 9


Staff and Wire Reports

NORMAN, Oklahoma -- Oklahoma coach Jeff Capel says preseason All-America Blake Griffin will not play in Monday night's game against Kansas.

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The team's leading scorer and rebounder, the sophomore still is recovering from a concussion suffered in Oklahoma's loss Saturday at Texas. Capel says it's not known when Griffin will return to action for the Sooners, who were ranked No. 3 in The Associated Press college basketball poll released Monday.

After tonight's game against Kansas, the OU men's basketball team does not play again until Saturday, at Texas Tech in Lubbock.