Chase Griffin and Chase Artopoeus appear to be the leading candidates to fill the backup role. We’re both getting a good amount of reps (with the second-team offense),” said Artopoeus, a walk-on. I’ve been training the last year and a half here trying to get ready for that moment.
UCLA likes to run the ball a lot,” Brown said. That played a big part in that … to see (Kelley) run for back-to-back 1,000 yard seasons, that is very motivating to get other running backs to come here. Brown was a candidate for the Doak Walker Award in 2019, the award given annually to the best running back in the nation, but had his season cut short because of a shoulder injury.
A one-year eligibility extension approved by the NCAA and a potential transfer rule could leave college football rosters in flux for a few seasons.