Conventional Wisdom Watch

Whenever a team wins the crosstown rivalry in dramatic fashion, expect follow-up stories on how it will affect recruiting. The immediate answer in one case was no effect, as offensive lineman Kristofer ODowd of Tucson, Ariz., selected the Trojans over UCLA, who also coveted O’Dowd.
Maybe a better test will be Long Beach Poly cornerback Donovan Warren, who visits USC this weekend and UCLA next month.

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