Evan Burns Commits to UCLA

The #1 player on the west coast, and one of the most talented players in the country, gives UCLA its first verbal commitment of the recruiting season...

Evan Burns, 6-6 SF, Los Angeles (Calif.) Faifax, verbally committed to UCLA today, according to sources close to the family.

The UCLA coaches visited the Fairfax campus on Monday, since it's a recruiting contact period. The source then said that Burns called the UCLA basketball offices today and committed to the UCLA coaches.

Burns is truly one of the most talented players in the country. He has eye-popping athleticism, coupled with good skills and a good feel for the game. He's the best high school player on the west coast and is generally considered a top 15 national player.

Burns intends to take the SAT for the first time this October.

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