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Hannes Pöllä
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Hannes Pöllä 3088444
Position: Center
Height: 6'11"
Weight: 271
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Lahti, Finland
Club: Helsinki Basketball Academy

A four-star recruit according to ESPN and a three-star recruit by Scout…Named the 34th best center in the class of 2017 by ESPN…In the 2016-17 Finnish League season, averaged 12.9 points, 9.3 rebounds, 1.2 assists and 1.1 blocks with Helsinki Basketball Academy…Competed for U20, U18 and U16 Finnish National Teams… Helped Finland go 5-2 at the 2017 U20 European Division B Championship, averaging 10.6 points, 6.0 rebounds and 1.4 blocks in 19.6 minutes…During the 2016 U18 Nordic Championship, averaged 7.6 points and 8.2 rebounds per contest for Finland’s National Team.

Born in Kuopio, Finland…Coached in high school by Hanno Möttölä, who played under Lon Kruger for the Atlanta Hawks for two seasons (2000-02)…At 6-11, will be the second-tallest player on a Sooner roster during the Kruger era and just the second European player (Amath M’Baye from France) to play for Kruger at OU…Has one brother, Tuomos, and two sisters, Johanna and Maria.

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