Could Wright be a Package with Bradford?

The cornerback prospect from Colton (Calif.) High, Shareece Wright, has a connection to UCLA, and he's also connected himself to his elite linebacker teammate, Allen Bradford...

Colton (Calif.) High linebacker Allen Bradford is getting a lot of recruiting attention but he's not the only Yellowjacket who's being pursued nationally.

Cornerback Shareece Wright (5-11, 185) has a pair of written offers, five other verbal offers and a handful more from schools that are recruiting him.

The two written offers are from Nebraska and UTEP, while the verbals have come from Washington, Mississippi, Colorado, Arizona and UCLA.

"My top five right now is Washington, UCLA, USC, Arizona and Mississippi," said Wright. "All the schools are pretty even, but I'm liking Washington, UCLA and USC the most right now."

Wright was at the Nike Camp in Los Angeles last month and had a good performance there.

"I did alright in my testing, and I struggled with the first pass they threw my way in the 1-on-1s. But after that, I just raked them. I'm better with pads on because I'm a physical corner. I love to hit."

He clocked a 4.53 forty, a 4.22 shuttle and jumped 34.8 inches.

UCLA assistant coach Brian Schneider is recruiting Wright and he and Bradford are getting familiar with the school. He said, "Allen and I were on campus on Saturday for the Adidas Camp to support some teammates and I saw some of the coaches. I'm letting them know that we'll be coming for an unofficial visit real soon."

One person playing heavily in Wright's decision is his stepfather, a UCLA alum. "My stepdad said when they offer me officially, then I need to commit. I told him I don't know about that. I know that they're waiting on my grades before giving me an official offer. But that's where my stepdad wants me to go real bad."

Wright said he and Bradford would like to play together in college, if possible. "We've been playing together for so long, why stop now? If we have the chance, then I'd love to be able to do that."

During his junior year, Wright rushed for 1,228 yards on 130 carries and 14 touchdowns while also getting a pair of sacks to go with 102 tackles. He said as much as he enjoys running back, his future is in the secondary.

Time-wise, Wright said no college decision is imminent. He said, "I'm going to take all my trips and make sure I've heard from everyone before I decide. If I'm going to spend the next five years somewhere, I need to do all my homework.

Academically, Wright said he has a 2.5 GPA and will take the SAT on June 4th.


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