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'11 CA OG Marcus Martin (Signed to USC)

Discussion in 'University of Colorado Recruiting Archive' started by Buffnik, Jan 21, 2011.

  1. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Crenshaw H.S. (Los Angeles, CA)

    Ht: 6-foot-3
    Wt: 357 lbs
    40: 5.2 secs

    Rivals rating: 3*-5.6rr; #28 OG
    Scout rating: 3*; #20 OG
    ESPN rating: 3*-78 grade; #23 OG

    Reported Offers: Colorado, Arizona, UCLA, USC, Washington
     
  2. cnbuff410

    cnbuff410 Club Member Club Member

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    is he visiting us in next week?
     
  3. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Cali High's #25 player in California heading into his senior year. Here's some of what they said about him:

    http://www.calihighsports.com/articles/54
     
  4. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Bleacher Report Los Angeles rated Martin as the #5 prospect from LA this year.

    Here's some of it:

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    http://bleacherreport.com/articles/403013-2011-college-football-recruiting-the-top-five-prospects-in-los-angeles/page/2
     
  5. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Oops. Forgot the Colorado offer in his profile. :lol:

    It's looking like Martin, a long-time USC commit, is shopping around. He's at Arizona this weekend.

    AZ's BuffScoop reports that he will visit CU next weekend. AZ should have an interview with Martin in the next few days.

    Apparently, Martin has gotten nervous that he'd be one of the casualties if USC doesn't win its appeal with the NCAA. He's looking for a more secure opportunity.
     
  6. Quattro

    Quattro Banned BANNED Club Member

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    That is a monster of a man right there. Would be a great get.
     
  7. SINKRATZ

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    357lbs!!!! :wow:

    Can he play DT?
     
  8. DesertDawg526

    DesertDawg526 Resident Dawg Club Member

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    I'm hoping for a huge U$C fallout if their recruits are denied schollies...
     
  9. bigbang

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    He will help the running game.
     
  10. dply

    dply Doble hoja Club Member

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    I'm a little worried about him in the altitude.
     
  11. bigbang

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    it takes about 2-4 weeks to get used to altitude.
     
  12. JtsRcktVctry

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    Looks like he played a little bit of D-line at Crenshaw...would be a great get for either side of the ball.
     
  13. mdelpizzo_1

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    That boy is big enough to be the line
     
  14. Burrito Palazzo

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    He's perfect for our new 1-5-5 defense!
     
  15. buff4bcs1985

    buff4bcs1985 Hail to the King Club Member

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    if we got marcus to play dl and the guy who is visiting next week... syko would prolly explode in his pants
     
  16. 66BUFF

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    he should get some Depends sizing advice from DBT
     
  17. sliderNcider

    sliderNcider MacLovin Club Member

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    If Asaiata commits first we're out of luck on Martin
     
  18. BuffsNYC

    BuffsNYC Clubber Lang Club Member

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    I'll take that kind of problem without complaining.
     
  19. Pale Ale

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    Might not be a bad thing. Seems like these really big guys are a gamble and few of them ever see the field in college.
     
  20. buffaholic

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    I believe I read that Nebraska is recruiting for DL. So I think there may not be any dependency on Asiata's decision.
     
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    Even if they are both OL, why not take both. I think they're much more in line with where JE wants to go than Mustoe. He wants the nasty run blockers, IMO.
     
  22. Buffnik

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    I heard Embree say that he's looking for the Nate Solder body type out of his tackles. I think he's looking for road graders on the interior at guard (Asiata, Martin) and center has to be a similar build but also a very good athlete with great football smarts (Kelley).
     
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    I think the Bryant kid (michigan commit) appears to carry his 300+ lbs a little bit better than this guy. Even so, this is a big fella and obviously USC has a penchant for bringing in quality prospects, so if we can nab him, great for us.
     
  24. buffsyko

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    When you wish upon a star......
     
  25. Quattro

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    Taking an OV to CU next weekend.
     
  26. buffsyko

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    That's great news! He can play on the defensive side.
     
  27. LongHaulBuff

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    He said he is no longer committted to U$C. He will choose between Ariznoa and CU. per Montana
     
  28. buff4bcs1985

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    nice would he be brought in as a DL or OL
     
  29. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Nice.

    Link?
     
  30. Buffnik

    Buffnik Real name isn't Nik Club Member Junta Member

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    Found a new Scout article: http://recruiting.scout.com/2/1042047.html

    "I am not committed to USC right now," said Martin. "I'm weighing my options with my family. It will come down to Signing Day."

    On Signing Day, Martin will choose from the Trojans, Arizona and Colorado.

    He's already visited USC and took a trip to Arizona this weekend, with a visit to Colorado lined up for next weekend.


    :gobuffs:
     

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