Beaumont, TX (Sports Network) - Lamar has added some size to its offensive line
in Anthony Oden, a 6-foot-8, 328-pound transfer from Arkansas.
The younger brother of the NBA center Greg Oden, Anthony started as a freshman
at Arkansas, helping a Razorback offense that lead the Southeastern Conference
in scoring (36.0 points per game) and passing offense (295.5 yards a game).
"Certainly, because of his size, we are looking forward to having Anthony as
a member of our football team," Lamar coach Ray Woodard said. "He has great
feet to go with his size, and I'm looking forward to seeing him in a Lamar
Oden only appeared in one game last season and was granted a medical redshirt
by the NCAA after encountering a season-ending illness.
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