Posted On: 12/27/20 10:02 PM

A few months ago, Hiram College head football coach Jack Mrozinski turned on Las Cruces quarterback Marcos LopezMarcosLopez6'1" | QBLas Cruces | 2021StateNM’s film and was stunned by what he saw.

He watched a dynamic dual threat playmaker with the skills to excel at the next level. He saw the flash and dash, the speed and savvy that led the Bulldawgs to a perfect 6-0 record in district play and a 9-3 overall record in Lopez’s junior season in 2019.

But he also watched an athlete that surprisingly had zero college offers.

Mrozinski decided to fix that and Hiram College offered Lopez in mid-October.

Today, the Terriers remain Lopez’s lone offer.

“When we saw his film, we wondered why nobody has offered him yet,” Mrozinski told Prep Redzone New Mexico, which is about as much as he could say considering NCAA rules prohibit coaches – even at the Division III level – from talking specifically about prospects.

Mrozinski took over the Hiram program earlier this year, and quickly identified fresh recruiting territory for the Terriers.

“When I got here, I wanted to reach new avenues and new locations for recruiting that perhaps the school hadn’t in the past,” Mrozinski said. “We wanted to

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