March 12, 2009

Hairston adjusts to life as a Duke commit

Joshua Hairston's commitment to Duke last summer was huge news for the Blue Devils. Mike Krzyzewski and his staff coveted the 6-foot-8, 195 pound five-star recruit, and went after him with a full head of steam. Not long after the Devils offered the Spotsylvania (Va.) Courtland High junior, he offered his verbal pledge to join close friends Andre Dawkins and Tyler Thornton as future members of the Duke basketball team.

Recently, however, a few rumors began creeping out of Virginia via analysts and reporters that Hairston may be looking around. Devils Illustrated spoke with nation's No. 14 rated player in the 2010 class asked him if there was any truth to the news.

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