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Radinovic Named Captain; O'Brien Misses Photo Day

Velimir Radinovic

As the basketball Buckeyes prepare to start preseason practice on Saturday, OSU head coach Jim O'Brien is recuperating from neck surgery. Also, senior center Velimir Radinovic has been named as the captain of the 2003-04 squad.

There was one notable no-show from Thursday's OSU men's basketball media day at the Schottenstein Center -- head coach Jim O'Brien. O'Brien continues to recuperate at his home after undergoing neck surgery about 10 days ago. "The doctors said for about the first two weeks, he needs to remain pretty much immobile," said associate head coach Rick Boyages. "Even things like getting in and out of a... Recommended Stories