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PODCAST: Marcus Dupree on today’s induction into the Mississippi Hall of Fame, the state of the Sooners and the greatness of Samaje Perine

PODCAST: Marcus Dupree on today’s induction into the Mississippi Hall of Fame, the state of the Sooners and the greatness of Samaje Perine
Marcus Dupree during his freshman season at OU against Nebraska.

Marcus Dupree during his freshman season at OU against Nebraska.

Former University of Oklahoma running back Marcus Dupree was inducted into the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame on Thursday, and then dropped by Further Review to talk about it with John Hoover and Lauren Rew. Dupree also gave his opinion on the Sooners, the Big 12 Conference and the sensation that is Samaje Perine.

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Hoover wrote for the Tulsa World for 24 years before joining The Franchise, where he's now co-host of "Further Review" on The Franchise Tulsa (weekdays 12-3, fm107.9/am1270) . In his time at the World, Hoover won numerous writing and reporting awards, including in 2011 National Beat Writer of the Year from the Associated Press Sports Editors for his work covering the Oklahoma Sooners. Hoover also covered Oklahoma State, Arkansas, Oral Roberts and the NFL as a beat writer. From 2012 to 2016, Hoover was the World's lead sports columnist. As a columnist, Hoover won national awards in 2012 and 2014 from the National Athletic Trainers Association for reporting on sports medicine and in 2015 won first place in sports columns from the Oklahoma Society of Professional Journalists. After receiving a journalism degree from East Central University, Hoover worked at newspapers in Ada, Okmulgee, Tahlequah and Waynesville, Mo. He played football at Ada High School and grew up in North Pole, Alaska. Hoover and his family live in Broken Arrow.

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