UCLA’s Jim Mora and his wife are separating

Jim Mora
(Michael Owen Baker / For The Times)

UCLA football Coach Jim Mora and his wife, Shannon, are separating.

Mora’s agent, Jimmy Sexton, on Friday released a statement on behalf of the Mora family.

“After much thought and careful consideration, Jim and Shannon Mora have decided to separate,” the statement read. “This was a very difficult decision and they appreciate the respect for their family’s privacy at this time.”

UCLA is scheduled to open the season against Texas A&M on Sept. 3 in College Station, Texas.


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