Posted On: 11/11/19 7:04 PM

Great news for Washington Huskies fans was given when Jackson Grant went public with his verbal commitment to Mike Hopkins and the UW staff. The 6'9 stretch forward has seen his stock skyrocket in the last year and offers began to pour in after a spring and summer on the UAA circuit with Washington Supreme. Jackson garnered offers from a handful of schools including Wisconsin, Stanford, Oklahoma, California and more. When it came down to it, Washington's pitch was too strong to deny. 

Olympia High School's star junior mentioned, "Looking back on it, it does seem my recruiting went quick. It began and ended in a matter of months, but really it didn't feel too quick at all. I had a good feel for a few schools that were interested in me and UW was the right fit." The original plan was not to commit until after the high school season, but in the back of his mind, he knew that he would commit if a school felt right. 

Jackson's official visit to UW had a strong impression on him. "I thought it over for a few days and talked it over with my parents and we decided UW was

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