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Williams to UNC, time for the spin

Marvin Williams made his decision and it is off to Carolina for one of the nation's top prospects. Roy Williams and Lute Olson once again battled for a recruit and Williams came out on top by luring the talented combo-forward to his first Tar Heel recruiting class. Now Arizona has lost its No. 1 recruiting target, but in reality all is not lost and this announcement can actually benefit the UA in many ways.

Yeah, in some ways this is just spin control. There is no denying that Marvin Williams is a terrific player who would have helped the Wildcats. He is amazingly versatile and could have helped in the likelihood that either Channing Frye or Andre Iguodala jump to the NBA. Williams is terrific inside, but was destined to be a wing at Arizona. One observer compared him favorably to former Wildcat Sean... Recommended Stories

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