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'15 CA OLB Kyahva Tezino (Verbal to San Diego State)

Discussion in 'University of Colorado Recruiting Archive' started by Buffnik, Dec 11, 2014.

  1. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Salesian H.S. (Los Angeles, CA)

    Ht: 6'1"
    Wt: 215
    40: 4.7

    Rivals rating: 4*-5.8rr; #21 OLB
    Scout rating: 4*; #23 OLB (#257 overall)
    ESPN rating: 4*-81 grade; #16 OLB (#245 overall)
    247s rating: 4*-93 grade; #16 OLB (#202 overall)

    Reported Offers: COLORADO, Arizona, Arizona State, Cal, CSU, Houston, Miami, SDSU, SMU, UCLA, Utah, Washington, Washington State, Wisconsin
     
  2. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    [video=youtube;F-dli5Xinrc]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F-dli5Xinrc[/video]

    hudl (extended): http://www.hudl.com/athlete/1864003/highlights/117923376

    Very good football player. Hits like a truck, but also has very good instincts & body control/athleticism to go along with surprising speed. Has a great burst to explode into contact... and he seems to really like that contact.
     
  3. Buffnik

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  4. Darth Snow

    Darth Snow Hawaiian Buffalo Club Member Junta Member

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    Get. More. LBS. Please. Talk about playing time!
     
  5. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Talk about a class changer. Instant upgrade at one of our weakest positions. Really could use the help.
     
  7. DavisBuff

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    My new favorite target. Which coach is his lead recruiter? Let's bring him to the mountains.
     
  8. KyleM.

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    Does #Polyrado apply here?
     
  9. BuffLuKe

    BuffLuKe Club Member Club Member

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    What the hell happened? Our coaches get hot coffee thrown in their face or what? Yes please.
     
  10. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    I don't think so. Haven't seen anything that says he's of Polynesian heritage.
     
  11. BuffLuKe

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    Hope we get a visit. Something is going on here though.
     
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    I'm not going to get my hopes up, but... when our main competition is Washington State and San Diego State, we should be in good shape.
     
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    In before lamentations about height.
     
  14. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    It looks like he was camp measured at 6'0.5", so it's fine for a linebacker if not ideal. Probably why certain programs aren't recruiting him hard any more. If a LB is under 6'3" they won't make an exception unless the kid's running a 4.5 or better.
     
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    Surprised those schools are in the mix. Was considered an Arizona lock at one point.
     
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    Get a visit and have to like our chances
     
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    Zactly.... :lol:

    The result of so many close losses maybe? Cmon staff, close! Let's get this party started.
     
  18. SerenityBuff

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    Eric Kendricks from UCLA just won the Butkus at 6 feet and 227 lbs. If a guy can play, he can play.
     
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    There've been a ton of smallish but great LB's in college football.
     
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    D[emoji102]ZON


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  21. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Tezino's not small. He's a bit below NFL ideal for a LB, but he's certainly not short. I wish I hadn't brought up the height thing as speculation on why he may not have as many opportunities as he should.

    He'd be an amazing pickup for CU.
     
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    Kickoffs and Punts would certainly get more exciting, at the very least. Good lord.
     
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    Just realized he goes to the same HS as Jeremy Kelly. Hopefully Jeremy gives a rave review and convinces Kyahva to see for himself.
     
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  25. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Credit to Wazzu for their recruiting this cycle. They did a great job of parlaying last year's bowl appearance into a significant bump to recruiting.

    I have no idea why a defensive guy would want to play in that system, though. Or a RB.
     
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    pffffffft
     
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    Has he ruled out more visits?
     
  30. letsgoavs192

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    Tough to understand how anyone could want to play for a jerk like Leach over someone like MacIntyre. And Pullman over Boulder? Not a wise decision
     

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