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Marques Slocum: Still Determined

The road to Michigan for Philadelphia (Pa.) DT Marques Slocum has been full of road blocks. Despite a number of setbacks over the past year, the talented prospect continues to persevere and is determined to do what it takes to get to Ann Arbor.

For Marques Slocum, the response to the question, "What have you been up to," must sound like a broken record. His only focus since coming home from prep school back in December has been achieving the necessary standardized test score to get qualified. With one opportunity remaining until the fall, he is still a bit short. "All I've been doing is studying for my test," Slocum said. "I... Recommended Stories