October 8, 2006

Blair stays close to friends and family

For Schenley forward DeJuan Blair, the decision of where to attend college came down to one key factor:

Location.

With that in mind, Blair announced on Friday that he had committed to Jamie Dixon and the University of Pittsburgh. While Dixon and company can boast of a team that has made a run of NCAA Tournament appearances and currently holds a pre-season top five ranking, for Blair it was all about the Panthers' location, which happens to be just minutes away from him home in the Hill District.

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