"Mitchell received his first offer from DeWayne Walker at New Mexico State," said Alhambra assistant coach Manny Ruedaflores.
A few days later, a Mountain West school got involved.
"UNLV offered him," said Ruedaflores.
The 6-2, 170-pound Crockom first caught our eye as a sophomore at the Los Angeles Scout.com Combine.
He had 36 catches for 791 yards and six touchdowns as a 2008 junior for the Moors and added 32 tackles and four picks.