Here’s more on Cal recruit Emerson Murray from Howard Tsumura, who covers high school sports for The Vancouver Province.
Murray’s comments to Tsumura on why he chose Cal echoed the things he told me.
“They kind of showed up out of the blue,” he said of the Golden Bears’ late entry into his recruiting picture. “And it was 100 per cent genuine from all of their guys. Everything was so fulfilling. It was everything I had dreamt about every time I dreamt about a school.”