January 10, 2008

Sooner five-star enjoys time near Alamo

So often people talk about how different life is for division one freshman athletes than the everyday student. One similarity that is regularly overlooked is the curiosity about an unknown roommate. Just like college freshmen around the country athletes move into a dorm room with a person they are generally in the dark about.

In the case of Stephen Good and Ben Habern it would be a stretch to call each other unfamiliar prior to their week in San Antonio at the U.S. Army All-American Bowl, but now having spent a week doing pretty much everything together they have a much better idea of what to expect from one another next year as roommates.

"I didn't room with Ben, he roomed with Justin Tucker and I roomed with Kyle Prater, but I'm glad we got to spend the week together," Good said. "Ben is pretty cool and it was good getting to know each other.

"I feel like it's a big deal and helps us next year."

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