Holidays talk about visit caught up with Justin and Jrue Holiday from Campbell Hall in North Hollywood, Calif., who took an unofficial visit to Washington when they played Eastern Washington, and it was a chance for the Justin - who has signed with the Huskies - to show his younger brother around.

Because their season started December 1st, the November 24th game against EWU was the last chance the Holidays would be able to see a Washington game. "We'd been planning to come up and see games, but that was the only chance I had," Justin said Monday. "I liked the crowd a lot. It was exciting, overwhelming, I think. It just made me even happier that I'm coming up there."

Holiday had already taken his official visit back before he verbally committed to Lorenzo Romar and the Huskies. When asked about the best part of his unofficial visit, Justin said that it's all about team in Seattle. "The way they greeted me, the way they are toward me - they are really nice people, good character," he said of his future teammates. "They just made me feel comfortable when I came up."

The younger Holiday happened to be around when Justin was on the phone, so he added his thoughts about his first trip to Montlake. Husky fans are hoping it's not the last one for arguably one of the top 2008 prospects in the entire country. "I liked it, it was cool," Jrue said. "It's the right place place for my might be for me too, but I'm not sure yet. It was fun."

He was asked if he had a short list or had started to narrow down a list of prospective colleges, and Holiday said that he hadn't done that yet. "I've just been getting my work in and I've got finals in a week or so," Jrue added, saying that he would be waiting until after the season is over before picking the recruiting process back up again.

Campbell Hall is currently 13-1, with their only loss coming in the Bay Ball Classic 79-77 to St. Andrews of Barrington, RI, played in Delaware over Christmas break. "The team is starting to play together," Justin said. He's averaging 16.6 points, 9.7 rebounds, 3.8 assists, 2.9 blocks and 3.6 steals per game, with his season-high of 28 points coming Monday night against Santa Monica Crossroads. "This year, I'm more explosive, I'm playing more aggressive than I did last year," he said. "I have more confidence in my shot. The scoring and rebounds should be up."

Jrue is averaging 22.3 points, 10.3 rebounds, 6.1 assists, 4 steals and 1.7 blocks per game, and has scored 32 points against Hawthorne and Our Savior New American of New York already this season. "I have to work on the turnovers and my shot selection, but I'm pretty happy with the way the season is going," he said. "I'd like to attack the basket a little more instead of settling for jumpshots or three-pointers."

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