Jeff Orr deserves suspension, too

After provoking OSU guard Marcus Smart to get physical, fan should be barred

Updated: February 10, 2014, 9:11 AM ET
By Jean-Jacques Taylor | ESPNDallas.com

Texas Tech athletic director Kirby Hocutt should take Jeff Orr up on his reported offer to skip the rest of Tech's basketball games this season.

Frankly, it shouldn't be Orr's choice. Understand, it requires courage and conviction to make bold moves.

Hocutt and the Red Raiders should send a message to their fan base, the Big 12 and the NCAA that buying a ticket doesn't entitle you to be a jerk, whether you're a "superfan" or not. Tech should suspend Orr, a 1983 Tech graduate, ...

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