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Shakur gets the point

Arizona senior Mustafa Shakur has quietly polished a terrific all-around game, writes Kieran Darcy.

Updated: January 26, 2007, 3:11 PM ET
By Kieran Darcy | Page 2

One spring afternoon back in 2003, a high school senior from Philadelphia visited the offices of ESPN The Magazine in New York. He was the No. 1-rated point guard in America at the time and was headed west to play for Lute Olson and the University of Arizona in the fall.

His name? Mustafa Shakur.

Many people, myself included, figured that hotshot 18-year-old wouldn't still be wearing an Arizona Wildcats uniform by now -- he'd be wearing an NBA uniform. But Shakur says that back then ...

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