The Arizona Wildcats forged another link to their past Monday by adding Trey Mason, the son of former UA guard Harvey Mason Jr., as a walk-on guard for next season.

Harvey Mason Jr., who played in 116 games for the Wildcats from 1986-90 before becoming an acclaimed songwriter and music and movie producer in Los Angeles, announced his son’s decision on Twitter. He said Trey would receive a leadership scholarship for academics.

Trey Mason will become the first son of a Lute Olson-era player to play under coach Sean Miller. Last week, Miller also hired one of Olson’s former star guards, Damon Stoudamire, as an assistant coach.

Read more in Tuesday's Arizona Daily Star