May 18, 2006

Blair puts one school on top

Last summer he was injured, but now DeJuan Blair is proving to everyone that he is healthy and ready to dominate.

At 6-foot-7 and close to 240 pounds, Blair is a beast on the interior. Playing for the Pittsbrugh Jots this spring, Blair has been the most consistent player on his team and sometimes the most impressive.

The Jots got the spring started off right with back-to-back tournament wins. Their first win came in Cleveland and then they won a major tournament in Pittsburgh. However after their win in Pittsburgh, they suffered a disappointing loss early in pool play at the King James Shooting Stars Classic in Akron.

"We played soft because we were worn out. We had two hard tournaments, and coming off of Pittsburgh, we were just tired. We took a week off, and now we are back at it," Blair said.

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