TUCSON -- The Arizona men's basketball team has about six pretty good shooters from the perimeter.
Six-foot-8 Brandon Ashley isn't one of them.
That's according to, well, the head coach Sean Miller.
In no particular order Miller mentioned Grant Jerrett, Solomon Hill, Kevin Parrom, Mark Lyons and Gabe York.
It's a team wealthy with shooters.
"We have five or six and I'm not sure one is clearly better than the others," Miller said after No. 10 Arizona defeated visiting Long Beach State 94-72 on Monday night in McKale Center.
What about Ashley, who went 6-for-6 from the floor and finished with a game-high 20 points?
"He's not one of the six best shooters," said Miller, who brought laughter to room. "There's no question about that."
Maybe he can eventually crack the top six. Games like Monday night will help. Ashley, a former McDonald's All-American, hit all six shots and went 8-for-9 from the free throw line to get his 20 points. He added 10 rebounds for UA's first double-doubl...