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College: Compton Community College
From: Franklin HS in Seattle, Washington
"I really liked my trip," Larry Hutchinson said. "I liked all the coaches and I liked everyone else I met there, too. I liked the system they'll be running and I like the overall attitude. Everyone seems very friendly and unified."
Hutchinson came in at 5-11 1/2, 182 pounds when CU weighed him in. "They did like me as a linebacker but now they might be looking at me as a strong safety," he explained, "Coach Hawkins is calling me in the next couple of days to let me know where I stand with them. I expect to get an offer. I really hope I do get an offer to Colorado. I would say they are at the top of my list.
"Coach Hawkins said they wanted to review my tape a little more and see if I can play strong safety for them. I am a hard hitter and I love to hit, so that suits me just fine."
The JC prospect's host on the official trip was offensive lineman, Jack Tipton. "I met a lot of the players and their friends. Like I said, I met a lot of good people up there."
If Colorado does offer, the choice will be simple for Hutchinson, he'll be a Buff. In the meantime, he is planning a visit to Idaho for this weekend.
As a sophomore, the versatile defender had 85 tackles, 13 sacks and three forced fumbles. Hutchinson was named first team all-conference.
Hutchinson is a January of '06 graduate and will have three years to play two. The linebacker didn't head to a four year college out of high school because he never took the SAT's.
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