Lute Olson's retirement prompts UA basketball recruit to decommit

2008-10-23T00:00:00Z Lute Olson's retirement prompts UA basketball recruit to decommitBy Bruce Pascoe Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
October 23, 2008 12:00 am  • 

One of Arizona’s three incoming 2009 recruits decommitted today in the wake of Lute Olson’s departure, according to

Mike Moser, a 6-foot-8, 200-pound forward from Portland, Ore., told the affiliate that he decided to decommit after hearing about Olson’s departure on ESPN and trying unsuccessfully to reach Olson by phone.

Attempts by the Star to reach Moser for comment have been unsuccessful.

Earlier today, the fathers of UA’s other two recruits, Abdul Gaddy and Solomon Hill, indicated their sons may consider playing elsewhere.

“He’s definitely not happy with what’s going on at the university,” Abdul Gaddy Sr said of his son.

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