Hometown: Carlsbad, Calif.
High School/Previous School: La Costa Canyon H.S./Red Mountain H.S.
Coach Mangurian on Bradford: Corner prospect. Good read and diagnose. Good run force, gets the ball carrier on the ground. Shows ball skills and range. Switched high schools his senior year. Played versus a high level of competition in Arizona. Self-assured, confident player. Productive and focused. Mature and self motivated. Physical playing style for a corner. Good confirmed speed.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Red Mountain High School in Mesa, Ariz. ... Played for head coach Ron Wiznewski … First-team all-city … All-Arizona Honorable Mention … Also competed in basketball and track … Member of league champion 4x100-meter track team when he attended La Costa Canyon High School.
INTENDED MAJOR: Journalism
PERSONAL: Parents are Elaine and Eddie Bradford ... Has an older sister, Brittany, and a younger brother, Trey.
FUN FACT: Hobbies and interests include writing, playing basketball, watching SportsCenter and reading.
WHY COLUMBIA? “Great Education, athletics and location.”