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Sonoran Hot Reads: Arizona reaches out to Corona del Sol's Saben Lee

An in-state product getting a lot of high-level attention

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Corona del Sol has had a few big-time basketball prospects at their school lately, but one 2017 point guard's recruiting is starting to surge. Saben Lee, the consensus 49th-best PG in the country, picked up an offer from Louisville on Monday, and has garnered interest from the Arizona Wildcats. While UA hasn't offered him yet, Saben told Richard Obert of AZCentral "In my college decision, I look for a coaching staff I feel I have trust that they will develop me on and off the court, and an opportunity to have an impact right away." This will be an interesting guy to keep an eye on when the attention completely turns to 2017

- Ryan Anderson and Gabe York were not invited to the NBA Combine, but Anderson has workouts lined up with the Utah Jazz on Thursday and the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday

- Ben Carter was a guy who could have replaced Anderson next year, but he will be transferring to Michigan State instead

- The Cleveland Cavaliers hit an NBA-record 25 three-pointers in their Game Two win over the Atlanta Hawks. Channing Frye hit one of them, and Richard Jefferson made a pair

Football

- Gabe had a couple recruiting updates for everyone. He chatted with OLB Richard Cage, who recently received a scholarship offer from Arizona. He also gave some predictions on this year's class

Baseball

- A couple of NCAA Tournament projections came out, and both have Arizona as a 2-seed in the Texas Tech Regional. Baseball America says Dallas Baptist and Oral Roberts would be the other two teams, while D1Baseball has New Mexico and BYU going to Lubbock. The Pac-12 as a whole is making a bit of a surge in these projections as well

Other sports

- Lauren Marker was named First-Team All-Pac-12 for women's tennis. Marker, along with Shayne Austin, will compete in the NCAA Championships starting May 25th

- Women's golf tees it up in NCAA Regional play on Thursday. Sand Volleyball gets started on Friday

- Former Wildcat Madi Kingdon won MVP honors in a professional volleyball league in Azerbaijan

- Men's golfer Jordan Gumberg was All-Pac-12 honorable mention

Tucson news

- There was an alleged prostitution house masquerading as a massage parlor on Ina

- A 15-year-old was shot and killed at 4th St. and Alvernon