Arizona lands Juco Mario Alford

Georgia Military College (Milledgeville, Ga.) prospect Mario Alford has committed to play in the Pac-12 for Arizona, multiple sources report. He watched the Wildcats upset USC Saturday while on campus for an official visit.

The 5-foot-10, 180-pound Greenville, Ga. native could play running back or defensive back for Arizona.

He selected the Wildcats over scholarship offers from Cincinnati, Kansas, Middle Tennessee, Ole Miss and Texas Tech. East Carolina, Georgia and Georgia Southern were among the other programs showing interest.

Arizona now has 26 commitment, including four junior college players, for 2013.