UCLA Prospect Recap -- Week Six

A look at how UCLA's commits and recruits did in week six action, including another big game on the ground for UCLA's committed running back...

Game of the Week: Sherman Oaks (Calif.) Notre Dame def. Encino (Calif.) Crespi, 40-34 (4 OTs)
With UCLA offensive coordinator Noel Mazzone looking on, Notre Dame rallied to beat Crespi in four overtimes, with UCLA recruit Khalfani Muhammad scoring a 13-yard touchdown on the Knights' possession in the fourth overtime the difference.  Quarterback Kelly Hilinski threw for 285 yards and a pair of touchdowns and Muhammad ran for 149 yards on 37 carries and scored three touchdowns.  Crespi's Jabrian Blackwell had almost 150 yards in offense and a touchdown.

Gardena (Calif.) Serra def. Los Angeles (Calif.) Cathedral, 42-3
Two juniors with UCLA offers, cornerback Adoree Jackson, who had three tackles and an interception, and linebacker, Dwight Williams, who had seven tackles and a sack to help, helped frustrate LSU commit Hayden Rettig into his worst performance of the year, holding him to 15-for-41 passing for 138 yards and three interceptions.

Redlands (Calif.) def. San Bernardino (Calif.) Cajon, 28-16
Craig Lee ran for 132 yards on eight carries and a pair of touchdowns in another big weekend for the UCLA commit, helping the Terriers to their sixth straight win.

Los Angeles (Calif.) Salesian def. Burbank (Calif.) Bellarmine-Jefferson, 48-0
Salesian quarterback Jihad Vercher was 9-for-16 for 253 yards and three touchdown passes, juniors Jamardre Cobb and Rodney Carr both ran for a touchdown and UCLA commit Jermaine Kelly had three tackles and a return for a touchdown in a 48-0 shutout.

Peoria (Ariz.) Centennial def. Glendale (Ariz.) Independence, 76-7
UCLA verbal Jalen Ortiz had a huge night, carrying the ball 10 times for 122 yards and two touchdowns, racking up 58 receiving yards and a touchdown and also picking off a pass to help Centennial roll to a 69-point win.

Orange (Calif.) Lutheran def. Anaheim (Calif.) Servite, 28-14
Featuring UCLA commit John Lopez on the offensive line, the Lancers ran for 338 yards on the ground to beat Servite for the first time in school history.

Bellevue (Wash.) def. Snoqualmie (Wash.) Mount Si, 49-10
UCLA commit Myles Jack ran for 104 yards on just four carries, including an impressive 78-yard touchdown run, and UCLA recruit Budda Baker (2014), had a touchdown run and a pair of pick-sixes to help Bellevue, the top-ranked team in the West, beat Mount Si, who was ranked #2 in the state.

Los Angeles (Calif.) Crenshaw def. Los Angeles (Calif.) Locke, 42-8
Mossi Johnson, UCLA's most recent commit, did it all for the Cougars, picking off a pass, rushing for a 41-yard touchdown and catching a 15-yard touchdown pass to help the Cougars roll past Locke in their final game before they play crosstown foe Dorsey.

Other UCLA Commits in Action
Memphis (Tenn.) East offensive tackle Christian Morris, a UCLA commit, lost to Memphis (Tenn.) White Station, 42-6. Missouri City (Texas) Marshall linebacker Deon Hollins defeated Houston (Tex.) Stratford, 42-31.  Moreno Valley (Calif.) Rancho Verde and Poasi Moala beat Canyon Springs 52-6.  Phoenix (Ariz.) Mountain Pointe and UCLA verbal Kenny Lacy won 70-0 over Yuma (Ariz.) Kofa.  Rialto (Calif.) Carter and Kenneth Clark won 30-28 over Rialto (Calif.).  Encinitas (Calif.) La Costa Canyon and commit Scott Quessenberry beat Carlsbad (Calif.), 28-14.  Fallbrook (Calif.) offensive tackle Sean Dowling fell to Oceanside (Calif.) El Camino, 38-0.  Westlake Village (Calif.) Oaks Christian and UCLA commit Cameron Judge have a bye this weekend.  Long Beach (Calif.) Poly and UCLA commit Jayon Brown have a bye. 
 

Brandon is in his eighth year with FOX Sports NEXT, currently as a National Recruiting Analyst and West Regional Manager. Prior to joining the FOX Sports NEXT Recruiting Team, he was a team recruiting writer.  He's been covering recruiting for the FOX Sports NEXT network since 2003.
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