Originally posted on No 2 Minute Warning  |  Last updated 4/17/13
UCLA head coach Jim Mora is welcoming any gay student athlete to his program if they can play. UCLA head coach Jim Mora should be commended for a job well done so far at UCLA. Many were critical of the hiring of Mora during the 2011-12 coaching carousel but I had an optimistic approach to the move and believe it would be a good fit for the head coach and football program, both looking to get back on to a more nationally respected level. It took just one year for the coaching hire to start paying off in my eyes. UCLA earned a return trip to the Pac 12 Championship Game last fall and showed off some new offensive wrinkles along the way. Following that Mora put together a recruiting class that let the rest of the conference know the Bruins are done playing second fiddle. There is still some work to be done before Mora and UCLA can go toe-to-toe with the likes of Stanford and Oregon from the Pac 12 North but they have taken giant steps toward becoming the top team in the Pac 12 South, a...
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