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MMA Coach: He was an All-American kid


MOSQUES.>>TRIP OVERSEAS. FIRST WE ARE HEARING OF THAT. DREW, YOU SPOKE TO A DIFFERENT COACH OF MOHAMMOD YOUSSUF ABDULAZEEZ. WHAT DID HE TELL YOU?>>HIS REACTION WHEN WE LEARNED THE NAME, HE LEARNED IT ON THE RAIDY HERE. HIS REACTION, TEARS CAME TO HIS EYES. THIS KID WAS JUST A GREAT ALL-AMERICAN KID. THIS IS SCOTT SCHRAEDER, MIXED MARTIAL ARTS COACH. AND WE JUST TALKED TO HIM ABOUT AN HOUR AGO >>I MEAN HE SEEMED LIKE THE ALL-AMERICAN KID. I MEAN HE NEVER, NEVER LOUD, NEVER BOISTEROUS, NEVER GOT OUT OF LINE, HARD WORKER, YOU KNOW, SEEMED TO ENJOY, YOU KNOW THE TRAINING. AND YOU KNOW, GOT ALONG WITH EVERYBODY.>>HE IS A SMART KID. I MEAN HE WAS IN HIGH SCHOOL AT THE TIME. AND I, I BELIEVE HE WENT ON FROM THERE TO GET AN ENGINEERING DEGREE FROM UTC. UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE-CHATANOOGA.>>HE DID IN FACT, JOHN. GOT AN ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING DEGREE. HE DID INTERNSIPS. WE DO NOT HAVE EVIDENCE HE HAD FULL TIME JOB. ON THE TRAINING TO SNOW YOU WHAT KIND OF KID HE WAS. TRAIN IN THE GI 6:00 COMES AROUND. TAKES HIS PRAYER RUG. GOES INTO THE COACH’S OFFICE. DOES HIS PRAYERS. COMES BACK OUT. GOES RIGHT BACK INTO THE RING. EVERYBODY WHO KNEW

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