Thanks to #8 overall prospect Grant Jerrett, who has committed to Arizona, for answering a few questions so check out what he has to say about his committment and much more! Here’s a transcript from the interview:
Why did you choose to commit to Arizona? What about them attracts you to the program?
I chose to commit to Arizona because of the coaches and the college atmosphere.
Is there a particular player in the NBA who you model your game after?
I don’t truly model my game after anyone in the NBA, I try and just be me.
What areas do you think you need to improve on?
I need to get stronger, more aggressive, and have my handles down.
What are you doing to get better at them?
I work in the gym, keep my mind on finishing strong at the hoop, and working on my handles a little everyday.
Who has helped you the most when it comes to basketball?
All of the coaches and my family that support me.
Why do you play basketball?
I’ve loved the game since I was a little kid and wanted to play what my dad and brother played.
How has playing basketball helped you off the court and in life?
Basketball has showed me to enjoy what God has given you and to take advantage of it.
Why do you think you are considered one of the best players in the class of 2012?
I work hard and do what I can to get better.
Thanks to Grant Jerrett for answering these questions and make sure you check every Monday to find out what other top recruits are saying!