Ja’Quez Harvey, a 3-star senior defensive end at Alain Leroy Locke (Los Angeles), committed to Arizona on Tuesday. Harvey, 6-4, 225, is one of the top-ranked football players in the L.A. City Section, and also plays tight end for Locke.
With Harvey’s commitment, the Wildcats’ 2021 recruiting class is up to 19 commits, with six coming from California. He picked Arizona out of at least nine D-1 offers, mostly coming from Power-5 schools. Harvey’s head coach, Michael Klyce is an Arizona alum.