Delrick Abrams Jr.

School: Independence (Kan.) C.C.

Position: CB

Height/weight: 6-foot-3, 185 pounds

Star ratings: 3 — 247Sports.com and Rivals.com

Notable: Rated the nation's No. 9 junior college CB recruit in the 2018 class by 247Sports. ... Played two seasons at Independence and will have three years to play two seasons at CU. ... Recorded 61 tackles, four interceptions and nine pass breakups in 20 games over the past two seasons. ... Played basketball and competed in track and field in high school. ... Had 10 offers, including from Oregon, UCLA, Arkansas, Mississippi State and Oklahoma State.

Quote: "He has unbelievable speed and ball skills and will be an immediate impact player for us." — CU secondary coach ShaDon Brown

Mustafa Johnson

School: Modesto (Calif.) J.C.

Position: DL

Height/weight: 6-2, 285

Star ratings: 3 — Rivals.com

Notable: He played one season at MJC and will have four years to play three seasons at CU. ... Went from 250 pounds as a high school senior last year to 285 pounds this year. ... Got all three of his Power 5 offers — CU, Kansas and Oregon State — in the last two weeks. ... At MJC this year, he had 58 tackles, 13 tackles for loss and 6.5 sacks, earning all-conference and all-region honors. ... In high school, was a two-time Central California Conference defensive player of the year. ... Was born in Aurora and lived there through eighth grade.


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Quote: "Mustafa is a big-time athlete. He is extremely physical, fundamentally sound and has a high football IQ." — CU DL coach Jim Jeffcoat

Darrion Jones

School: Los Angeles Harbor College

Position: TE

Height/weight: 6-6, 255

Star ratings: 3 — 247Sports.com and Rivals.com

Notable: Rated the nation's No. 6 junior college TE recruit in the 2018 class by 247Sports. ... He will have three years to play two seasons at CU. ... Caught 41 passes for 795 yards and five touchdowns this season. ... Played tight end and defensive end at Carson High School in Compton, Calif. ... Picked CU over North Carolina State, Kansas and others.

Quote: "He is a big, tall and fast athlete. Because of his height and speed, he adds another dimension to our offense." — Buffs TE coach Gary Bernardi

Aaron Maddox

School: Pima (Ariz.) C.C.

Position: S

Height/weight: 6-1, 195

Star ratings: 3 — 247Sports.com and Rivals.com

Notable: Rated as the top JUCO safety in the 2018 class by GridironRR.com and No. 4 by 247Sports.com. ... In addition to CU, he took official visits to Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisville and North Carolina State. ... This season, he had 58 tackles, one interception and three pass breakups. ... After graduating from North Augusta (S.C.) High School in 2016, he signed with Western Carolina, but never enrolled and sat out that season. ... Also played basketball and competed in track and field in high school. ... Will have three years to play three seasons at CU.

Quote: "He is a dynamic playmaker that has a lot of passion for the game of football. He has the ability to be an impact player for us with his coverage ability and ball skills." — Brown

Davion Taylor

School: Coahoma (Miss.) C.C.

Position: Outside linebacker

Height/weight: 6-2, 220

Star ratings: 4 — 247Sports.com; 3 — Rivals.com

Notable: Rated the nation's No. 1 junior college OLB recruit — and No. 7 overall — in the 2018 class by 247Sports. ... Walked on at Coahoma and played two seasons there. He will have three years to play two seasons at CU. ... Grew up in Magnolia, Miss., and did not play high school football. Due to his mother's religious beliefs, he did not play sports from Friday night until Sunday morning. Following high school, got his mother's blessing to play on Saturdays. ... Chose CU over Ole Miss, Missouri, Arkansas and others. ... Is also expected to compete in track and field for the Buffs.

Quote: "Davion is extremely fast, has great size and is physical. His best football is ahead of him. He is a great student, a smart player and just a playmaker." — CU defensive coordinator D.J. Eliot