Originally written on Fox Sports West  |  Last updated 11/10/14
On the morning of Halloween, Kyle Anderson was called into an office. The UCLA freshman point guard expected trouble, but instead he received news he had been waiting weeks to hear. The NCAA had cleared him, meaning he'd be eligible to play for the Bruins this season. "Words couldn't describe how happy I was," the men's basketball guard said Friday night after UCLA's "Pauley Madness" event at Pauley Pavilion, his first public comments since being cleared. The NCAA was investigating ties between a sports agent and Anderson's father, Kyle Sr. UCLA officials had long expected Anderson to be cleared, but the process dragged on weeks longer than they expected. "I was just ready for anything," Anderson said, adding that he wasn't surprised by how long the process took. UCLA center Josh Smith said the news that Anderson was cleared is a "big relief" for the team and for Anderson as well. "For him to get cleared is a big step because now he knows that he doesn't have to worry about an...
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