Eight Is Enough

When Minnesota tight end Matt Spaeth caught a 48-yard reception from Bryan Cupito to set up the Golden Gophers' first touchdown, it figured to be a long day for the Cal defense, especially if they were going to have trouble with the tight end. Yet the rest of the way, Spaeth had just five catches for just 43 yards. Part of the reason for that was the play of senior linebacker Mickey Pimentel.
September 13, 2006

LB Pimentel:Why I Chose Cal

<p>Cal received a welcome surprise today when Pima JC linebacker Mickey Pimentel faxed his letter of intent to Cal from the office of his high school alma mater Marion Catholic (San Diego) this morning. </p>
February 2, 2005

Pimentel makes commitment

Arnaldo 'Mickey' Pimentel is a 6-1.5, 220-pound linebacker from San Diego (Calif.) Marian Catholic, by way of Pima Community College in Arizona. Pimentel is considered by many to be the top-rated JC player in Arizona regardless of position, and as such has a lot of schools showing him interest.
December 5, 2004