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Former Arizona basketball commit Shareef O'Neal reportedly commits to UCLA

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Shareef O'Neal, son of Shaquille O'Neal, has decommitted from the UA. (Source: Twitter) Shareef O'Neal, son of Shaquille O'Neal, has decommitted from the UA. (Source: Twitter)

Former University of Arizona basketball commit Shareef O'Neal has committed to UCLA, according to reports from recruiting website 247Sports.

On Tuesday, the sports website reported that O'Neal, the son of former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal, has committed to play for the Bruins next season. 

Arizona Basketball is feeling the effects of an ongoing FBI probe into college basketball. O'Neal went to Twitter on Saturday to announce his decision to open up his recruitment. 

He later tweeted:

The news comes after Miller was named in a report on Friday. 

According to an ESPN article, the FBI intercepted phone conversations between Miller and Christian Dawkins, a key figure in the federal agency’s investigation into college basketball. 

A source told ESPN Miller reportedly discussed a $100,000 payment to Deandre Ayton to ensure the standout freshman signed with the Wildcats.  

Arizona currently has only one player committed in the 2018 class. 

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