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Kamari Murphy to Join Miami Hurricanes Basketball Team

The Miami Hurricanes announced on Wednesday that Kamari Murphy will join the men’s basketball team. The forward will have to sit out for the 2014-2015 season but can start playing the next year and will have two seasons of eligibility left. Murphy spent two years with Oklahoma State University. In his sophomore year, the Brooklyn native averaged 6.1 points, 6.3 rebounds and 1.2...
Via CaneInsider
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami adds an Oklahoma State transfer

Kamari Murphy played his first two seasons at Oklahoma State, but announced on Wednesday that he is transferring to Miami.  In Lebron James-esque fashion Murphy tweeted his choice. “I Will be taking my talents to the University of Miami. … New Beginnings !” he Tweeted. Murphy averaged 6.1 points per game and 6.3 rebounds per game during his sophomore season.   Unless he...
Via SCACC Hoops
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Welcome to the U, Kamari Murphy

It's been a long and at times frustrating offseason for Coach L and staff in their pursuit of a big. Well today the hard work finally payed some dividends as UM picked up a commit from Oklahoma State transfer Kamari Murphy. The Brooklyn, NY native averaged 6.1 ppg, while hauling in 6.3 boards, blocking 1.2 shots, and shooting 53% from the floor last year for the Cowboys. ...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Hurricanes men's basketball adds forward Kamari Murphy

The University of Miami men's basketball team announced that it added power forward Kamari Murphy Wednesday afternoon. Murphy, a 6-foot-9, 220-pounder, played two seasons for Oklahoma State and will have to sit out the 2014-15 season per NCAA transfer rules. As a sophomore, he started 21 of 33 games, averaging 6.1 points, 6.3 rebounds and 1.2 blocks in 25.9 minutes for the Cowboys...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Kamari Murphy's transfer is a blow to sinking Oklahoma State

When Marcus Smart announced he was returning to Oklahoma State last spring instead of entering the NBA draft, it appeared the Cowboys were well positioned to make a deep NCAA tournament run this past season and contend in the Big 12 for years to come. Oh, how quickly things change. Not only did Oklahoma State get bounced in the opening round of the NCAA tournament after having...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

OSU Postgame: Kamari Murphy

Oklahoma State sophomore post Kamari Murphy discusses the No. 9 Cowboys 85-77 loss to No. 8 Gonzaga in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament...
Via collegebasketball.scout.com
March 21, 2014  |  Discuss

GoPokes TV: Kamari Murphy

Kamari Murphy is the tallest player in the Oklahoma State starting lineup. But the 6-foot-8 sophomore post will be challenged when the Cowboys take the court Friday afternoon against Gonzaga in the NCAA Tournament. Murphy spoke with the media Monday about going up against 7-1 Przemek Kamowski (10.2 ppg, 6.9 rpg) and 6-9 Sam Dower Jr. (15.0 ppg, 7.1 rpg).
Via oklahomastate.scout.com
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Le'Bryan Nash scores 29 points as Cowboys hold off West Virginia

Le'Bryan Nash has all but given up the 3-point shot. Saturday, Nash got his 3s the old fashioned way. Nash cashed on five and-1 opportunities on his way to a career-high 29 points — all needed with Marcus Smart and Kamari Murphy in perpetual foul trouble — to lead No. 11-ranked Oklahoma State past West Virginia 81-75 before an estimated 10,000 at Gallagher-Iba Arena. It...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

The Impact of Michael Cobbins' Injury on Oklahoma State

When Oklahoma State big man Michael Cobbins went down, it dealt a blow to an already thin Oklahoma State frontcourt. Without the big man, the Cowboys are forced to rely on Sophomore Kamari Murphy to do much of the dirty work down low, as he's the only Cowboy taller than 6'7". Offensively, Murphy could very well be up to the task: he is shooting 64% on the year...
Via Run the Floor
January 06, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 7 Oklahoma State beats Louisiana Tech 70-55

Le'Bryan Nash had 22 points and 10 rebounds and No. 7 Oklahoma State overcame a sluggish start to pull away to a 70-55 victory over Louisiana Tech on Saturday. All-America guard Marcus Smart scored three points in the first half and finished with 13 for the Cowboys (9-1), who had not played a game in more than a week. Smart added five rebounds and five assists, but the Big...
Via AP on Fox
December 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Ford calls out freshman Murphy

Just in time for the Bedlam rivalry game, Oklahoma State coach Travis Ford is calling out freshman Kamari Murphy to get back on his game. Murphy inherited the job as the Cowboys' starting power forward when Michael Cobbins broke his big toe at the start of the season, but his production has fallen off lately. ''He knows I'm not happy with him right now. He knows...
Via Fox Sports
January 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Ford calls out freshman Murphy before Bedlam game

Just in time for the Bedlam rivalry game, Oklahoma State coach Travis Ford is calling out freshman Kamari Murphy to get back on his game. Murphy inherited the job as the Cowboys' starting power forward when Michael Cobbins broke his big toe at the start of the season, but his production has fallen off lately. ''He knows I'm not happy with him right now. He knows...
Via AP on Fox
January 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Oklahoma St. 63, TCU 45

Marcus Smart and Markel Brown each scored 14 points, and Le'Bryan Nash added 13 as Oklahoma State defeated TCU 63-45 Wednesday night. Philip Jurick grabbed 10 rebounds for Oklahoma State (11-3, 1-1 Big 12), which owned a 40-17 rebounding edge. Nash, Brown and Kamari Murphy each had six rebounds. Brown also had five assists. TCU's Garlon Green led all scorers with 20 points...
Via AP on Fox
January 09, 2013  |  Discuss
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