In August 2007, I went to his (big man's) camp in Las Vegas and there were two college kids who became first-rounders," Stirling said from his Bay Area home. "That was (former Oak Ridge and Cal star) Ryan Anderson and Jason Thompson. That's the first time Jason showed up on our board. We scouted him pretty heavily after that."In Marty Mac's column talking about Pete Newell's death, and the countless impact he had on the basketball world. All I can say to the former Cal Bear Heavyweight who didn't lose to John Wooden for 3 years, is RIP. You will be missed.