Originally posted on TornBySports  |  Last updated 7/8/13
Osa Masina, the younger brother of the University of Utah’s freshman linebacker Uaea Masina, is turning heads around the country as a soon-to-be Junior from Brighton High School. At 6’4”, 210 lbs. he has the size to play at the next level, but it’s his athleticism that’s made him one of the state’s biggest recruits in recent memory. After an all-state sophomore season that included 706 yards rushing on 108 carries for 9 touchdowns, 37 tackles, and even three touchdown passes, Osa is making college coaches drool nationwide. With 10 schools battling for his talents already: Oregon, Michigan, Oklahoma, Wisconsin, Stanford, Utah, BYU, USU, UCLA, and Washington; many more are sure to follow. I had the chance to catch up with Masina and although he isn’t a man of many words, his game does plenty of talking. Osa Masina at Nike Football Training Camp @UTESOFUTAH: What influence has Uaea your older brother had on you throughout your life? And in playing football? Osa: He’s been a great influ...
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