The younger Combs, is a 5-foot-9, 175-pound corner back from Iona Prep, and he's going to play for the Bruins. Justin passed on many other prestigious universities like Virginia and Illinois in favor of UCLA.
Justin has also been selected to play in the inaugural Marine Semper Fi All-American Game held in Phoenix, AZ January 3rd, part of college football’s Fiesta Bowl weekend.
Justin said, “Today I am truly blessed and thankful to accept my scholarship and give my full commitment to UCLA. Playing division I football was a life long dream of mine, and through hard work I was able to achieve it. I am a living testament that with a strong relationship with God, family, and hard work dreams do come true.”
Diddy was also as proud as can be releasing a statement:
“As a parent, today is one of the proudest moments of my life. This is everything a father could want for his son, for him to excel at what he loves to do and is truly passionate about. Justin is a shining example of what hard work, determination and a strong mentality can achieve. I am honored to call him my son and am happy that he is fulfilling his dream.”
Congrats to Justin and the entire Combs family! We can't wait to see Justin on the field.