UCLA on received a verbal commitment from prep basketball prospect Allerik Freeman on Saturday. The 6-4 Freeman is a shooting guard from Findley Prep Academy in Henderson, Nev. He is rated as the 52nd best prospect in the 2013 national class by Rivals.com, which also made him a "four-star" recruit. "I'm officially a UCLA Bruin," Freeman tweeted on his account after visiting UCLA on Saturday. "Thank you too all the people who supported me and especially my family! All love. Long way to go though." Verbal commitments are non-binding until he signs a commitment letter in November. UCLA has previously received a 2013 commitment from Zach LaVine, a four-star point guard from Bethel, Wash., who is rated the 41st best player in his class.
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By The Sports Xchange September 9, 2012 11:40 AM