West's No. 1 RB Kirby Bennett Plans to Visit UCLA

Feb. 21 -- Las Vegas (Nev.) Bishop Gorman running back Kirby Bennett is closing in on 50 total scholarship offers and knows where one of his official visits will be...


Kirby Bennett is the top rated running back in the West and has a lot of ability. 

He's a powerful downhill runner who can run between the tackles but has enough speed to bounce it outside as well.

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He's a physical back who can wear down a defense and projects as the type of back who can be a 25+ carry a game back that is built for the pounding all backs take in college. He showed at the Adidas 7v7 Tournament on Saturday that he can be very affective out of the backfield as well and has very good hands.

On the recruiting front, Bennett will visit USC on Monday and is hopeful the Trojans will be the latest program to offer. The Auburn TigersFlorida State SeminolesAlabama Crimson TideGeorgia Bulldogs and Washington Huskies are other schools that could get visits this spring/summer and UCLA is the one school Bennett said he knows he'll officially visit.

To hear Bennett break down his schools, visit plans and time frame for a decision, check out the video above.

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