Dominguez Cornerback Commits

Aaron Hester, the 6-0, 185-pound cornerback prospect from Compton (Calif.) Dominguez, was offered a scholarship by UCLA yesterday, slept on it, and then went to campus today to verbally commit to the coaches...

Aaron Hester(6-0, 185), from Compton (Calif.) Dominguez, verbally commmitted to UCLA today.

"I'm going to be a Bruin," Hester told us.

San Diego State had offered Hestery, but when UCLA offered him a scholarship yesterday, that was pretty much it.

"I slept on it, and then I felt like it was the right school," Hester said. "So, I went up there today to do it face to face. I talked to coach E-Scott (new UCLA receiver coach Eric Scott) and DWalk (UCLA defensive coordinator DeWayne Walker)."

Hester, who is very well thought-of among scouts and looked good at last year's Combine, wanted to commit early. "I've been looking forward to this all my life," Hester said. "I'm really happy I got it over with."

Hester is a solid student, with a 2.9 GPA, and was a strong enough SAT for UCLA to offer early.

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