There's something about the Pacific Northwest and the lure of prospects from the Chicago-area to that neck of the woods. The Oregon Ducks have been mining Chicago the past few seasons and now the Oregon State Beavers have joined the fray again.
"They've got good coaches all over the country," Mac Irvin said of the commitment. Irvin, a veteran traveling team coach, praised Hare for his intensity and rugged play.
"His toughness is what he's about," Irvin said. "He defends very well and he can get to that basket. That's what he's going to bring to them."