Running back Mel Davis of Santa Monica College has accepted a scholarship offer from the Warriors. Here’s the skinny:
> Davis said he is 6-2, 230 pounds and capable of running a sub-4.6 40.
> He likes to block — or do anything to contribute, saying, “If they want me to go out there and play center, I’ll do it.”
> He was set to play for Washington two years ago, but the NCAA Clearinghouse did not approve a core class he took at another high school He will earn an associate degree this spring, then join UH for the off-season conditioning program this spring/summer.
> He has three years to play two seasons.
> Former UH quarterback/receiver Justin Alo, now at Mount San Antonio College, endorsed the Warriors. Alo and Davis both were raised in Carson, Calif.
> He’s a good guy who volunteers in a church program to help troubled youth.
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