Big recruiting weekend for Wichita State

The Shockers will entertain two important men’s basketball visitors. Stephen Hurt, a 6-10 center from Northwest Florida State College and Omar Sherman, a 6-8 forward from Prime Prep Academy in Dallas are scheduled to visit.

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Hurt, who played his freshman season at Lipscomb (Tenn.) University, transferred to Northwest Florida to play for Steve Forbes, now an assistant coach at Wichita State. At Lipscomb, he averaged 11.5 points and 7.8 rebounds to earn Atlantic Sun Conference Freshman of the Year honors.