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UCLA coach Jim Mora may have started new Twitter account after closing his other

Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder (left) and UCLA head coach Jim Mora didn’t meet for long after the Bruins beat the Wildcats in the Alamo Bowl.
Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder (left) and UCLA head coach Jim Mora didn’t meet for long after the Bruins beat the Wildcats in the Alamo Bowl. The Associated Press

UCLA football coach Jim Mora caught a lot of flak Saturday for his brushoff “handshake” with Kansas State coach Bill Snyder after Friday’s Alamo Bowl.

The Bruins won 40-35, but Mora apparently was angry with Snyder and the video of the handshake went viral.

There’s an addendum to that story: Mora apparently closed his Twitter account on Saturday.

And now it seems, there is a new Twitter handle called @hcuclafb that some believe Mora created. It is private:

There is no way to know if that is Mora’s, of course.

But this is what people were saying after the public account was deleted:

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