Kanan Ray was probably the most extremely regarded offensive lineman UCLA signed in its 2017 recruiting class. Now the Sierra Canyon product will go well with up for a unique Pac-12 staff.
Ray signed a monetary help settlement with Colorado on Friday, the varsity introduced, after UCLA launched him from his Nationwide Letter of Intent amid the teaching shuffle that introduced Chip Kelly and his distinctive offense to Westwood.
The 6-foot-four, 280-pound offensive lineman was a 4-star prospect and U.S. Military All-American after serving to Sierra Canyon to a state championship as a senior in 2016. He was one among 5 offensive linemen to signal their NLIs with the Bruins final February, however grayshirted what would have been his true freshman yr resulting from a shoulder damage. He didn’t follow or exercise with the group in the course of the fall, delaying entry to the varsity to maintain his eligibility clock from beginning.
In a press release, Colorado stated Ray could have 4 years of eligibility remaining and can start working towards this spring after enrolling for the spring semester.
The Bruins redshirted the opposite 4 offensive linemen from the 2017 class, Jax Wacaser, Zach Sweeney, Stephan Zabié and Sean Seawards, and have a minimum of two extra on the best way for the 2018 class. Three-star Etiwanda Excessive product Alec Anderson signed with UCLA throughout final month’s early signing interval. Mater Dei’s Chris Murray, a coveted 4-star prospect, verbally dedicated to the Bruins on Jan. 6 on the U.S. Military All-American Bowl.
UCLA wants quick assistance on the offensive line. Middle Scott Quessenberry and guard Najee Toran are graduating and deal with Kolton Miller declared for the NFL draft, leaving Kelly and offensive line coach Hank Fraley, who was retained from former head coach Jim Mora’s employees, to reconstruct your complete left aspect of the road.