June 26, 2007

It was UA in the beginning and the end

With a highly publicized de-commitment from Louisville and a subsequent commitment to Arizona all within the span of a month, Jeff Withey has had a pretty hectic four weeks.

Rivals.com's 32nd overall player in the 2008 class, the 7-footer from Horizon High School in San Diego says that while his recruitment officially ended on Monday with the announcement of a commitment to the Wildcats, the school he ultimately chose happened to be the first to ever recruit him.

"They were the first school to ever contact me and they were there in the very beginning," Withey said. "(Head) coach (Lute) Olson was the first coach to ever call me.

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