Meridian Star

June 28, 2013

Orlando selects Meridian native Romero Osby

The Associated Press
The Meridian Star

MERIDIAN — The Orlando Magic have selected 6-foot-8 forward Romero Osby of Oklahoma with their second-round pick, the 51st overall pick in Thursday night's NBA draft.

    Romero, 23, averaged 16.0 points and 7.0 rebounds for the Sooners in his senior year. He played two years at Mississippi State before transferring to Oklahoma for his final two college seasons. He is from Meridian, Miss.

    The Magic drafted Indiana guard Victor Oladipo in the first round with the second overall pick.