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UCLA football: Marcus Rios becomes Jim L. Mora's first recruit

December 18, 2011 |  4:33 pm

Full UCLA LOGONew UCLA Coach Jim L. Mora snagged his first recruit Sunday, as Marcus Rios, a cornerback from Elk Grove Oaks High near Sacramento, will attend UCLA.

Rios, 6 feet, 170 pounds, is ranked 19th by and 20th by at his position. He is a physical player who could develop into a lock-down cornerback.

Mora and UCLA assistant Angus McClure were in Sacramento last week, Mora’s first recruiting trip since being hired.


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