Bruins and Huskers scheduled for a 4:50 p.m. kickoff at the Rose Bowl.
The Bruins return 44 letterwinners from the 2011 campaign.
There will be two practices on Monday at Cal State San Bernardino.
Coach Mora Post-Practice
Bruins participate in 31st bowl game.
UCLA - Malcolm has valuable experience in the Bruin backfield ... He has also been a solid contributor on special teams ... Left school in fall of 2012 and plans to re-enroll at UCLA in April 2013.
2012 - Appeared in one game ... Carried three times in the contest at Rice for 10 yards.
2011 - Appeared in 12 games as a reserve running back and on special teams ... Named first-team Pac-12 All-Academic ... Had one carry at Houston (6) ... Carried nine times for 38 yards at Oregon State ... Had seven yards on one rush at Stanford ... Had five carries for 13 yards and his first touchdown (one-yard run) against Colorado ... Ran twice for nine yards at Oregon.
2010 - Saw action in 11 games off the bench ... Made his debut in opener at Kansas State ... Ran for 12 yards on his first career carry and finished with 20 yards on three attempts against the Wildcats ... Rushed for a career-best 52 yards on seven carries (long 20) against Stanford .... 29 yards on 12 carries versus Houston ... Carried five times for 12 yards -- all on an eight-plus minute drive in the fourth quarter, at Texas ... Rushed twice for four yards versus Washington State ... Had one carry (2) at Cal ... Totaled 31 yards on 10 carries at Oregon, long of 21 ... Played a handful of snaps against Arizona ... Rushed for 29 yards on six carries in the second half of the Oregon State game and converted on a fourth down run on UCLA's third-quarter touchdown ... Carried four times (10) at Washington ... Netted two yards on two carries at Arizona State ... Carried three times (5) against USC.
HIGH SCHOOL - Played four seasons at Oaks Christian HS in Westlake Village, CA for coach Bill Redell ... Gatorade National HS Player of the Year (UCLA's first in football) ... Parade Magazine All-American ... USA Today second-team selection ... SuperPrep Elite 50 (No. 34) ... PrepStar Dream Team selection (No. 7 national prospect) ... MaxPreps first-team All-American ... EA Sports first-team All-American ... Ranked No. 17 national prospect and No. 3 rb by scout.com ... Tom Lemming All-American (No. 40 player nationally) ... Rated No. 3 athlete (Tom Lemming/Max Preps) ... Rated No. 87 national prospect and No. 9 athlete by rivals.com ... SuperPrep All-American (No. 7 rb) ... Rated No. 3 player in California by scout.com and No. 12 by rivals.com ... Scout.com's No. 4 player in West ... SuperPrep's No. 4 player in CA/NV/HI region ... Member of Sporting News Top 100 (No. 28) and ESPN 150 (No. 69) ... Rated No. 8 rb by ESPN.com ... Member of Tacoma News-Tribune Western 100 ... GoldenStatePreps.com California Player of the Year ... Long Beach Press-Telegram Best in the West first team ... CIF-SS Northwest Division Defensive Player of the Year ... As a senior, he rushed for 2,477 yards on 236 carries and scored 45 touchdowns, 14 in playoff games, while leading team to 14-1 record ... Ran for 383 yards and four touchdowns in his final prep contest ... Made 70 tackles, three interceptions and two sacks ... Completed his career with 6,280 rushing yards and 113 touchdowns, eighth-highest mark in state history ... L.A. Daily News Player of the Year .. Named to L.A. Times All-Star team ... Team went 53-4 in his four seasons; won three Southern Section championships, one CIF Div. III Bowl championship ('06) ... Earned five stars from scout.com and four stars from rivals.com ... Played in the U.S. Army All-America Game ... CIF-SS Northwest Division Offensive Player of the Year as a junior.
PERSONAL - Full Name: Malcolm Taylor Jones ... Born: August 2, 1992 in Naperville, IL ... Parents: Marshall and Angela Jones ... Has two brothers, Marshall and Marcus, and one sister, Shelly ... Lists his biggest thrill in sports as winning the Gatorade National Player of the Year Award and having American League MVP Joe Mauer of the Minnesota Twins walk into his class to present him with the award ... Lists NFL running back Adrian Peterson as the athlete he admires the most ... Hobbies include playing video games and cooking ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll in Winter 2011 ... Undeclared major.
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