UCLA has become the most recent university to make a football scholarship offer to Mililani running back Vavae Malepeai.
Doug Kimmel of Scout.com shared the news via Twitter earlier tonight.
Doug Kimmel @DougKimmelScout · 3h 3 hours ago
Mililani (HI) 3-star RB Vavae Malepeai stays hot, landing an offer from #UCLA today: http://ucla.scout.com/player/7940279n-vavae-malepeai … @vavaeee #8Clap
Pacific Islands Athletic Alliance also shared the news on its Facebook page.
The updated offer list for the 6-foot, 200-pound junior: Colorado, Washington, Cal, Hawaii, Utah State, Washington State, Vanderbilt, UCLA.
The Star-Advertiser all-state first-team selection rushed for 1,244 yards and 23 touchdowns on 220 carries last season. It was his second season in a row of more than 1,200 rushing yards. His 43 career TDs are 13 short of record-holder Joe Igber of ‘Iolani.