March 18, 2007

Hard work paying off

Romero Osby is one of the highest-rated players in the 2008 class but the 6-foot-8 small forward from Meridian (Miss.) Northeast Lauderdale is not satisfied yet. Hard work and determination have gotten him this far and he doesn't plan on letting up anytime soon.

"I have a heart and I don't like to be outdone by anybody," Osby said. "A lot of times there were guys who were more talented than me, so I got used to working really hard to keep getting better. When it comes down to working, I feel like I have to make sure no one is outworking me. The guys that don't work hard will fall off. Somebody just can't give you something. The only time I don't work out is when I really can't, like when I have to really do something else."

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