First Team All-Southern Arizona receiver Isaiah Lovett announced his offer to the University of Arizona on Sunday afternoon. The son of former Wildcat Lamont Lovett, Lovett pulled down 1,252 yards last year with 18 touchdowns.
“Thankful for the opportunity to play football at the University of Arizona like my dad and his brother before me,” Lovett posted on his Twitter feed.
Lovett will be starting out as a preferred walk-on.
Lamont Lovett was a running back at Arizona from 1990-93 as is the color analyst for Arizona Football. His brother, Lamar Lovett was a receiver for the Cats and is an assistant coach at Pusch Ridge.
Andy Morales was recognized by the AIA as the top high school reporter in 2014 and has been a youth, high school and college coach for over 30 years. His own children have won multiple state high school championships and were named to all-state teams. Competing in hockey, basketball, baseball and track & field in high school, his unique perspective can only be found here and on AZPreps365.com. Andy was named a Local Hero by the Tucson Weekly for 2016. Contact Andy Morales at AMoralesMyTucson@yahoo.com