No. 1 Oklahoma honoring late LB Austin Box

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Tom Wort, Box’s replacement at middle linebacker, said he’d be playing for his close friend even if there weren’t any tangible mementos to honor him.

“Honestly I don’t need a patch on my helmet to remember my friend,” he said. “I’m honoring him the best way I can, and there’s not been a day that’s gone by that I haven’t thought about him.”

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