Oklahoma recruit de-commits after racist video


by Jeff Fisher

North Mesquite High School (Texas) offensive lineman Jean Delance has taken back his verbal commitment to the University of Oklahoma after seeing a video of members of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity at OU singing/chanting a racist song.

Delance, who is currently a junior,  has called the video “disturbing”.

On Sunday, the SAE’s national headquarters and OU closed the house.

 

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