UCLa basketball recruits will make the jump from the indoor to the outdoor courts at the start of the 2019-2020 season, the league announced Wednesday.
The league’s board of directors unanimously approved a schedule of outdoor events for the 2019 recruiting season, with a number of top-ranked prospects expected to participate in them.UCLA, which returns 13 of its 15 top-five players, will be at the forefront of the recruiting trail.
The Bruins are ranked No. 2 in the Associated Press poll of the top 25 teams in the country.UCLa is scheduled to announce the 2019 recruits on Friday, and players will have the opportunity to speak to the media on Saturday.
U.S. Rep. Jared Huffman, R-California, announced on Twitter that he would introduce a bill that would grant UCLAs first-class athletes the same benefits and protections as first- or second-class students.UCla is expected to announce a new class of recruits next week.