Locke, Barr, Su'a-Filo Named to First-Team
Bruin football team looking for sixth-straight victory.
No 17/16 UCLA hosts No. 21 USC on Saturday at Noon
Bruins and Trojans set for a Noon kickoff at the Rose Bowl.
No. 17/19 UCLA plays at Wash. St. on Sat. at 7:30 on ESPN2
UCLA football takes on Arizona
UCLA vs. Arizona State - AP Photos
UCLA vs. Oregon State, 9-22-12 (Photos by Don Liebig, UCLA Photography)
UCLA vs. Utah, 10-13-12 (Photos by Don Liebig, UCLA Photography)
AP images from UCLA's football game at California
UCLA - Cassius plays with great leverage and has the ability to create havoc in an opponent's backfield ... Performed well in a strong 2012 season.
2012 - Started in all 14 games ... Second among defensive linemen with 50 tackles ... Ranked second on the team with 8.0 sacks and third with 10.5 tackles for loss ... Also blocked two kicks ... Made four tackles vs. Oregon State ... Posted six stops at Cal, with one tackle for loss and one fumble recovery ... Also caught a four-yard scoring pass from Brett Hundley in a short yardage situation ... Four tackles vs. Utah, 1.0 sacks and 1.5 tackles for loss ... Had one sack and fumble recovery vs. Arizona ... Recorded nine tackles at ASU, including a sack ... Made 2.5 sacks at Washington State, forced a fumble and blocked a field goal ... Four stops in win over USC ... 0.5 sacks in the Holiday Bowl.
2011 - Saw action in 12 games with eight starts ... Was second on the team with two sacks ... Made four tackles at Houston, with his first career sack ... Had two tackles vs. San Jose State ... Made three stops, with 1.5 tackles for loss, against Texas ... Two stops at Oregon State and vs. Washington State ... Made two tackles at Arizona, with one sack ... Suspended for two games by the conference office after a film review of the skirmish at the Arizona game ... Made one tackle versus Colorado and had one at USC ... Started at Oregon ... Came off the bench at Illinois, but was not credited with a tackle.
2010 - Saw action in 11 games and made four starts ... Named to Rivals.com Pac-10 All-Freshman team ... Made his first appearance in the Kansas State contest and had one tackle ... Also saw action versus Stanford and Houston ... Scooped up a first quarter fumble at Texas and returned it 26 yards to set up a Bruin field goal attempt ... Made two tackles versus WSU and one at Cal ... Credited with three stops at Oregon, 0.5 for loss ... Made six tackles (four solos) versus Arizona ... Made his first career start in the win over Oregon State and made one tackle ... Had one tackle at Washington ... Credited with two stops at Arizona State ... Against USC, he started and recorded six tackles ... Saw action against USC ... Defensive tri-winner of UCLA's John Boncheff, Jr. Memorial Award for Rookie of the Year.
HIGH SCHOOL - Played three seasons at Westlake Village, CA Oaks Christian HS for coach Bill Reddel ... Member of PrepStar Dream Team (No. 37 national prospect) ... Rated No. 33 national prospect and No. 4 defensive tackle by rivals.com ... No. 77 on The Sporting News Top 100 ... Ranked No. 89 national prospect and No. 8 defensive tackle by scout.com ... Rated No. 22 defensive tackle nationally by Tom Lemming/MaxPreps ... Tom Lemming All-American (No. 225 prospect) ... SuperPrep All-American (No. 31 defensive lineman) ... Rated No. 6 player in California by rivals.com and No. 13 by scout.com ... Rated No. 16 player in the West by scout.com ... Rated No. 17 player in CA/NV/HI region by SuperPrep ... No. 33 defensive tackle (ESPN.com) ... Earned four stars from rivals.com and scout.com ... Member of Tacoma News-Tribune Western 100 ... Long Beach Press-Telegram Best in the West honorable mention ... GoldenStatePreps.com All-State first team and All-SoCal team ... CIF-SS All-Northwest Division ... Named to L.A. Times All-Star team ... Named to L.A. Daily News All-Star team ... Played in the U.S. Army All-America Game ... Made 83 tackles, including 23 sacks, as a senior ... CIF-SS All-Northwest Division co-Defensive Player of the Year as a junior ... Member of two CIF championship teams.
PERSONAL - Full Name: Cassius Lee Marsh ... Born: July 7, 1992 in Mission Hills, CA ... Parents: Curtis Marsh and Holly Ann LeBlanc ... Has three brothers -- Curtis, Joshua, Joseph ... Lists his biggest thrill in sports as playing in the Army All-America game ... Lists NFL lineman Julius Peppers as the athlete he admires the most ... Hobbies include listening to music ... Interested in Communications Studies ... Undeclared major.
Tackles: 9 at Arizona State, 2012
Tackles for loss: 2.5 at Washington State, 2012
Sacks: 2.5 at Washington State, 2012