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Adrian Klemm was finally heading back home. The Southern Methodist University assistant coach packed up his belongings in two days and left Texas for Los Angeles after a 30-second phone chat with new UCLA head coach Jim L. Mora. "'Hey, this is Jim Mora,'" said Klemm, vividly recalling their conversation. "Would you be interested in coming back home?'" Klemm was very interested. "He asked, 'What do we need to do?' and I said 'Coach, just be fair to me and I'm there.' And that was our conversation. We never talked about the financial aspect until I got here." Less than two months later, Mora and his new football staff -- including Klemm as his run game coordinator/offensive line coach -- reeled in Scout.com's No. 12 overall recruiting class. UCLA was now a national story but this time, it was for all the right reasons. Klemm says that even though he and Mora had never met or talked to each other prior to that brief phone conversation, Klemm became Mora's first hire. While Klemm'...
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