|Thursday, October 9
Updated: October 10, 9:44 AM ET
Oregon lands three commitments
By Bill Hodge
Top 100 forward Maarty Leunen of Redmond, Ore., has announced for the Oregon Ducks over UCLA, Oregon State and Gonzaga. The Ducks recently gained Top 100 guards Chamberlain Oguchi of Richmond-George Bush, Tex., over Kansas State, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Georgia Tech; and Bryce Taylor of North Hollywood/Harvard-Westlake, Cal.
Pittsburgh has added promising junior college forward John DeGroat of Monticello, NY/Northeastern Colorado CC, Colo. He had also visited Gonzaga and Oklahoma. Others showing interest were Baylor, Virginia Tech, South Florida, UNLV, Oregon, Clemson, West Virginia and Creighton.
Colorado has a commitment from guard/forward Richard Roby of San Bernadino, Cal/Groton-Lawrence Academy, Mass., over interest from Iowa State, Kansas State, Virginia Tech, Washington and Richmond. The Buffs also gained Class 2005 junior forward Calvin Williams of Memphis-Hillcrest, Tenn., who averaged 15 points and 10 rebounds as a sophomore.
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