USC president Max Nikias announced there will be a task force “to address some of the questions that surfaced in the wake of (the firing of medical school dean Carmen Puliafito.”
“It is clear to us now that the university currently has only loosely defined procedures and guidelines for dealing with employee behavior outside the workplace that may be improper or illegal and has the capacity to affect USC.”
Quarterback Brevin White of Paraclete has committed to Princeton. He was always a candidate for USC in case it got really strapped in its quest to sign a quarterback after Matt Corral’s decommitment. He is the first ESPN 300 player in history to commit to Princeton.
There’s been no sign of kicker Matt Boermeester since January. Now, finally, USC has addressed his status: “Placekicker Matt Boermeester, whose 18 field goals last year—including a 46-yarder at the gun to win the Rose Bowl— were 1 shy of the school record, won’t return because of a student code of conduct issue.”