But even in the midst of compiling that crew, Miller was already deep into filling out the 2013 version.
At this point in his tenure on the West Coast, Miller owns connections to all of the premier talent within striking distance—and outside of that zone, as he's brought three players in from New York City in three years in Tucson.
The inroads are now solid with those future 4-star and 5-star types from early in their high school careers...and even prior to that.
Evidence: He recently offered scholarships to a high school freshman and a 6'7" eighth-grader, according to Bruce Pascoe of the Arizona Daily Star.
Those kids would be part of the 2016 and 2017 classes.
For now, let's not look too far into the future, instead focusing on who could potentially arrive next fall to reinforce a squad that will lose three heavily-contributing seniors. And besides graduation, other slots may open before next year's roster is complete as well, for a variety of reasons.
This slideshow will focus on five of Arizona's main targets for 2013.