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"After touring the campus, seeing the great facilities, and really getting a chance to meet the coaching staff, I just really felt it was a good fit for me," - Maurice Hood on his commitment to SMU.

Coming out of high school, Maurice Hood signed with Stephen F. Austin, but after failing to qualify academically, Hood decided to head to Tyler J.C. Tyler was just the best place for me," Hood told "I liked the staff here and I felt like I could stay focused on football and school and that would... Recommended Stories