Rivals.com pre-evaluation top 100 team running back Marlon Lucky (6-0, 202, 4.45) from North Hollywood, Calif., has picked up another handwritten offer bring his scholie opportunities to three. There will be a lot more on the table for this talented running back.
The USC Trojans now join conference rival Washington and the school everyone wanted to see them play LSU as schools that have offered.
Lucky’s top five college choices are Tennessee, LSU, Florida, Washington, and USC. He is also very interested in UCLA and Oregon.
Lucky is a treat to watch. He compares to former USC and Kansas City Chief great Marcus Allen with his silky smooth moves and his ability to catch the football out of the backfield.
He was selected all-league, all-city and was team MVP as a junior. Lucky rushed for 1,778 yards and scored 28 rushing touchdowns. He is also a very adept receiver out of the backfield. Lucky caught 14 passes for 219 yards, averaging 15.6 yards per catch and two touchdowns. He also returned one kickoff for a touchdown.
“There are some running backs that may have a faster 40 time,” North Hollywood Brad Ratcliff said. “But Marlon plays at the same speed as he is timed in. It makes no difference if he’s in shorts or pads.”
“Marlon is a winner,” Ratcliff said. “Whenever the game is on the line, he’s money.”
What is Lucky looking for in a college?
“Area will be important,” Lucky said. “Fan support, good weather and stability in the football program will all be considerations.”
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