Signing Day is next week but Steve Sarkisian and his staff were in Antioch today, where they offered tailback Najee Harris, who is a Class of 2017 prospect. He has also been offered by Michigan and UCLA, among others.
Here’s a picture of the award winners at the 1958 USC football banquet. Left to right: Left guard Lou Byrd; Larry Gilhooly; right tackle Monte Clark, who accepted for center Ken Antle, who was in the hospital and left end Hillard Hill.
USC football player Jim Hardy was named most valuable player of the 1945 Rose Bowl, a 25-0 victory over Tennessee. In this photo, he is recovering from an injury while playing for the Chicago Cardinals in 1951, presumably against the Los Angeles Rams and holding a copy of the Los Angeles Examiner. Photo courtesy of USC digital library.
I’m trying to remember how often ESPN isn’t at USC on Signing Day? But the network announced today that reporter Holly Rowe will be stationed at USC on Signing Day. I’m sure we’ll hear all about the text messages from Steve Sarkisian. Hopefully, Tee Martin won’t blast anyone else’s recruits in the War Room while being filmed by the athletic dept.
Defensive lineman Kevin Scott of Salesian High in Los Angeles is on campus today for an official visit. An official visit on a Tuesday? This shows USC’s late-desire to sign a defensive lineman with the position an area of concern depth wise.
This Fox Sports report says Deflate Gate is focused on a “locker room attendant” or ball boy for the New England Patriots. Isn’t it funny how two deflated-ball violations could solely be the result of ball boys? How long until New England fires one like USC fired its ball boy.