A few evening updates from the first day of the November signing period:

-- Elliott Pitts signed his letter-of-intent for Arizona during a basketball parent meeting tonight at De La Salle High School in Concord, Calif., coach Frank Allocco told the Star via text message.

Pitts told the Bay Area News Group that he was "really excited" to sign the letter.

-- Sean Rooks says his son, Kameron, is considering fall signing period offers from Washington, Drake and ASU, while Arizona has offered him a chance to visit next month and accept an offer in the spring.

-- Jack Murphy said NAU signed an "explosive and athletic" group of five players to join his Lumberjack program.

 -- Colorado added Mesa's Jaron Hopkins, a onetime UA target, and two other players.

-- Jabari Bird signed his LOI for Cal.


More Shabazz news: The L.A. Times reports attorneys for Muhammad are calling for the NCAA to drop the case against him because an overheard conversation may have suggested the NCAA prejudged his case.


UCLA's Kyle Anderson is questionable for Thursday's game against James Madison because of a bone contusion in his wrist.


Ahmad Starks is looking forward to playing with OSU at Madison Square Garden.


Colorado extended Tad Boyle's contract to 2016-17.


Florida's Erik Murphy tore apart Wisconsin.

Sportswriter for the Arizona Daily Star covering Arizona Wildcats basketball