Bateman Trying to Be a Bruin

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The #20-raniked wide receiver in the country, Los Angeles Crenshaw's Kemonte Bateman, who verbally committed to UCLA early, talked to us about the academic work he's putting in so he can live up to that commitment and be at UCLA next fall...

Los Angeles (Calif.) Crenshaw receiver Kemonte Bateman, one of the top prospects in UCLA's class of 2008, is diligently working hard to ensure he can play for the Bruins next fall. "I've been doing everything I can to get my grades up," said Bateman. "I'm working with tutors to prepare for the SAT, I'm doing everything in the classroom, doing all the work I can, because I'm still solid to UCLA...