Jason O. Watson
The UCLA Bruins and California Golden Bears are back on the recruiting trail handing out offers. The Washington State Cougars also have plenty of big Junior Day visitors.
UCLA, fresh off an outstanding recruiting class, has handed out plenty of national offers to top prospects.
De La Salle (Ill.) OT Jamarco Jones has indicated interest in the Bruins. Hebron (Tex.) S Jamal Adams was recently given the UCLA offer. Ponte Vedra (Fla.) LB Dillon Bates also recently received a UCLA offer. Additionally, Palmdale (Calif.) RB Demario Richard is in a good spot with the Bruins. John Curtis (La.) LB Kenny Young gets a UCLA offer, although the Bruins might have work to catch up with LSU. St. Bonaventure (Calif.) TE Bryce Dixon took a visit to UCLA and also talks about his Florida offer ($). Cosumnes Oaks (Calif.) WR Alex Van Dyke favors Stanford and will visit UCLA. Finally, University (Fla.) DE Richard Yeargin III reportedly has UCLA in his top four ($).
Cal is also plenty active on the trail.
North Florida Christian (Fla.) RB Johnathan Vickers has gotten an offer from the Bears. St. John Bosco (Calif.) OL Damien Mama received an offer from Cal ($). Cal has also offered CB Naijiel Hale and current ASU commit and Hale's tandem teammate at CB Jaleel Wadood. Hale will also be at USC Junior Day.
Fife (Wash.) OL Kaleb McGary received a Cal offer. Washington wants McGary on the defensive line and he reportedly had a good time at Junior Day in Seattle. McGary also received three Pac-12 offers from among four of these schools. McGary will also be visiting the Ducks.
Finally, among the big school-related updates, Washington State is holding their junior day. Who will be in attendance?
Marysville-Pilchuck (Wash.) RB Austin Joyner will be at Washington State junior day, holding offers from both UW and WSU. Wenatchee RB Isaiah Brand-Sims hopes Wazzu will offer him at Junior Day ($). Cascade (Wash.) OL/DL Randin Crecelius will also be in Pullman. A pair of potentially big recruits from Idaho will be in attendance too, as the Cougars host four star Couer d'Alene TE Chase Blakley for Junior Day ($); also coming will be Blakley's teammate, QB Gunnar Amos ($). Additionally, Casa Grande (Calif.) LB John Porchivina will also check out Washington State.
Here are some other Pac-12 recruiting updates.
Mater Dei (Calif.) CB Jonathan Lockett picked up an offer from Washington.
La Mirada (Calif.) TE/LB Tyler Luatua has been courted by numerous Pac-12 schools, but Luatua is also attracting national interest, recently landing a Georgia offer.
Oakley (Calif.) RB Joe Mixon received five SEC offers in two days. Georgia, Vanderbilt, Missouri are among the supposed offers.
La Habra (Calif.) OL Toa Lobendahn is still committed to USC, but Stanford, Notre Dame and Alabama are chasing ($).
Jesuit (Ore.) LB Joey Alfieri was offered by Washington at their Junior Day.