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#24 Romero Osby
Position: Forward
Height: 6'8"
Weight: 232
Year: Senior
Hometown: Meridian, Miss.
High School: North Lauderdale HS
SEASON
GP-GS
FG-A
FG%
3FG-A
3FG%
FT-A
FT%
REB
RPG
AST
TO
BLK
STL
PTS
PPG
2008-09*
36-0
51-118
.432
8-28
.286
39-58
.672
94
2.6
12
28
12
8
149
4.1
2009-10*
35-3
55-119
.462
16-39
.410
26-41
.634
89
2.5
22
34
12
8
152
4.3
2011-12
31-31
147-300
.490
7-18
.389
98-137
.715
227
7.3
28
56
31
18
399
12.9
2012-13
32-31
174-331
.526
9-17
.529
154-194
.795
225
7.0
40
42
27
20
511
16.0
TOTALS
134-65
427-868
.492
40-102
.392
317-430
.737
634
4.7
102
160
82
54
1211
9.0

* at Mississippi State

2012-13 (SENIOR)
Osby_bio_actionA first-team All-Big 12 selection (OU's first in four years) ... Named team's MVP ... Played in all 32 games (started 31) and averaged team highs of 16.0 points, 7.0 rebounds and 0.8 blocks in 28.7 minutes an outing ... Recorded 40 assists and 20 steals ... Shot team-high .526 from field ... Shot .529 (9-for-17) from 3-point range and .794 from free throw line with a team-high 194 attempts (next highest total on squad was 80 attempts) ... Ranked second in Big 12 in scoring, fourth in field goal percentage, fifth in rebounding, fifth in free throw percentage and 11th in blocked shots (0.8 bpg) ... In Big 12 play averaged 17.8 points (ranked second) and 7.3 rebounds (fifth) while shooting .540 from field (third) ... Tied for Big 12 lead in field goals (109) and free throws (125) in league play ... Led team (or tied for lead) in scoring in 20 of 32 games (15 of last 20 and each of last six) ... Shot at least 50 percent from field in 24 games (20 of last 25) ... Scored in double figures in all but five games (each of last 11 and 19 of last 20) and at least 20 points eight times ... Registered three double-doubles ... Made 36 consecutive free throws in December/January to fall one shy of school record ... Averaged 19.0 points on .621 field goal and .859 free throw shooting in team's 11 Big 12 wins ... Averaged 23.0 points over final six games ... Named to Old Spice Classic All-Tournament Team in November ... Scored career-high 31 points (9-of-13 field goal and 13-of-17 free throw shooting) in overtime loss at Texas (Feb. 27) ... Scored 29 points in home win over Texas (Jan. 21) ... Netted 26 points in home win over West Virginia (March 6) ... Tallied 18 points and season-high 15 rebounds in overtime loss at Oklahoma State (Feb. 16) ... Took team-high 21 charges on year (next most on squad was two) and ranked second with 19 dunks.

2011-12 (JUNIOR)
An honorable mention All-Big 12 selection ... Started each of team's 31 games ... Averaged 12.9 points, a team-high 7.3 rebounds and 1.0 blocked shot in 30.2 minutes per outing ... Led team with seven double-doubles (ranked sixth in Big 12), 34 dunks and 16 charges taken ... Shot a team-high .490 from the field and recorded team highs of 98 free throws and 137 attempts (.715) ... Went 7-for-18 from 3-point range (.389) ... Ranked sixth in Big 12 in rebounds and offensive rebounds (2.6) per game ... Led team in scoring seven times (including final three games) and in rebounding on 14 occasions ... Increased scoring average to 14.0 points in Big 12 play ... Averaged 16.3 points on .517 shooting during eight-game Big 12 stretch from Jan. 9 through Feb. 4 ... Averaged 16.6 points on .569 shooting over season's final five outings ... Pulled down 10 rebounds in first two games of season and in three of first four ... Grabbed a career-high 18 rebounds in win over South Carolina State (Dec. 21) ... Scored a career-high 24 points in regular-season-ending win over Texas A&M (March 3) ... Finished with 16 points and 13 boards in home victory over Oklahoma State (Feb. 22) ... Recorded a career-high five blocks in win over Texas Tech (Jan. 17).

2010-11
Practiced with OU but could not participate in games due to NCAA transfer rules.

2009-10 (SOPHOMORE AT MISSISSIPPI STATE)
Averaged 4.3 points and 2.6 rebounds in 13.1 minutes per game for a 24-12 squad that advanced to the second round of the NIT ... Played in 35 of 36 games and made three starts ... Shot .462 from the field, .410 (16-for-39) from 3-point range and .634 (26-for-41) from the free throw line ... Recorded 22 assists, 12 blocked shots and eight steals ... Scored in double figures three times with a season-high 13 points in 17 minutes versus DePaul ... Grabbed a season-high seven rebounds on two occasions (vs. DePaul and at Alabama) ... Projected 40-minute scoring and rebounding averages were 13.3 and 7.8 ... Played a season-high 38 minutes in home overtime loss to No. 2 Kentucky ... Coached by Rick Stansbury.

2008-09 (FRESHMAN AT MISSISSIPPI STATE)
Averaged 4.1 points and 2.6 rebounds in 12.6 minutes per game (13.2 points and 8.3 rebounds when projected to 40 minutes) for a 23-13 squad that lost in the first round of the NCAA Tournament ... Played in all 36 games and came off the bench in each ... Shot .432 from the field, .286 (8-for-28) from 3-point distance and .672 (39-for-58) from the foul line ... Scored in double figures three times with a career-high 15 vs. North Alabama in season's third game ... Netted 13 points versus Houston and 10 versus Charlotte ... Pulled down a career-high eight rebounds in collegiate debut against Centenary ... Coached by Rick Stansbury.

HIGH SCHOOL
A two-time all-state performer at North Lauderdale (Miss.) High School ... Averaged 22.4 points, 14.6 rebounds, 4.7 blocks and 3.9 assists per game as a senior while shooting .528 from the field and .664 from the foul line ... Posted a double-double in all but one game as a senior and recorded a triple-double (21 points, 14 boards, 10 blocks) against Wayne County in the Division 5-4A championship game ... Averaged 24.0 points, 11.3 boards and 3.6 assists as a junior ... Scored a career-high 41 points as a junior against Southeast Lauderdale.

MISCELLANEOUS
Born in Frankfurt, Germany ... Parents are Daryl Osby and Tracey Anderson ... Is married and has a daughter ... High school jersey (No. 24) was retired in fall of 2008 ... Major is communications.

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