July 25, 2006
UCLA feeling the Love
The news that UCLA fans have long been waiting for has finally arrived. Five-star Kevin Love (6-9, 240) from Lake Oswego, Ore., has made up his mind. It was a tough decision for Love to make but in the end he decided to return to his family's Los Angeles roots to play for UCLA.
"I made my decision five days after I went to the ABCD camp," Love said. "UCLA just felt like the best place for me."
"I wanted to follow in the footsteps of other UCLA legends."
Love's decision was influenced by his dad, who he called his "inspiration on and off the court" and he wanted to stay close to his family and friends.
If there were any doubters where this Bruin basketball program is going under Ben Howland there isn't anymore. Landing Love over UNC is huge.
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