The USC men’s swim team won the 400-yard freestyle relay tonight at the NCAA championships en route to finishing No. 4 overall at Iowa City. Cristian Quintero, Santo Condorelli, Ralf Tribuntsov and Dylan Carter won the relay in a school-record 2:47.06.
With KJ Costello committing to Stanford, USC reacted Saturday by offering a scholarship to Glendora quarterback Matt Fink, who has previously been offered by Notre Dame, Washington and Boston College, among others.
Does USC really need a QB that bad if only Cody Kessler is departing? Or does USC expect another QB to depart too?
Steve Sarkisian spoke today about freshman quarterback Ricky Town’s inconsistent spring practice.
“Ricky Town is up and down,” Sarkisian said. “That’s understandable for a quarterback his first time playing college football.
“He does some things and you go, `Wow, that’s a really good read or really good play. and then he makes another throw and you think to yourself, `What are you thinking?’ And then you go, `Well I know what he’s thinking. he wasn’t. he didn’t know what he’s doing. He’s a true freshman.’ ”
A Metro Rail train struck a car on Exposition Blvd. right across the entrance from USC this morning. Exposition was shut down around 11:30 a.m. Here are details from the accident that injured 21 people.
USC fans unhappy Byron Wesley transferred to Gonzaga last year will suddenly root for him to have a good game this afternoon against UCLA. Wesley made 7 of 8 shots, scored 20 point, grabbed nine rebounds and handed out four assists when Gonzaga beat UCLA in December.
Tight end Randall Telfer met with the Philadelphia Eagles. It’s a positive sign for Telfer because he fractured his foot in the Holiday Bowl and has been physically limited. He was in a cast during USC’s Pro Day and unable to work out.