Analysis: Shabazz Muhammad's Eligibility

Shabazz Muhammad

CBSSports.com broke a huge story Wednesday -- that the NCAA had notified various programs the eligibility of coveted recruit Shabazz Muhammad could be in question. Here's a take on the issue...

CBSSports.com released a story Wednesday detailing the questions now surrounding the college eligibility of UCLA's prime recruiting target, Shabazz Muhammad, the 6-5 small forward from Las Vegas (Nev.) Bishop Gorman, the #2-ranked prospect in the nation.

Read the story here: NCAA Warns of Muhammad's Eligibility

It's particularly significant, especially for UCLA, since there is quite a bit riding on Muhammad's recruitment for the Bruins. We've reported that UCLA was in the driver's seat for Muhammad's commitment and that UCLA getting Muhammad could have a big impact on the status of Ben Howland's job, especially in light of the Sports Illustrated article.

Here are a collection of analyses that gets into detail the significance of Muhammad's commitment in regard to Howland.

Given all of this, a contributor to Bruin Report Online, PHS1, wrote a very thorough speculative analysis about Muhammad's eligibility and how it could impact UCLA.

You can read it here: What Could Happen with Muhammad's Eligibility.

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