Tight end Tyler Petite, who switched his commitment from Duke to USC last week, caught seven passes for 102 yards yesterday as Campolindo defeated El Capitan, 35-28, in the California Division III state title game in Carson.
USC plays Nebraska in the Holiday Bowl and it might be worth remembering Nebraska’s faculty athletics representative is Josephine Potuto, who was a key member of the Committee on Infractions that handed down severe sanctions against USC in 2010.
A reader passed along this story: Today is the 70th anniversary of the loss of Pvt. Tony Goux, who was killed during the Battle of the Bulge in World War II. He is buried at Calvary Cemetery in Santa Barbara.
Tony’s son, Marv (above), became one of the most iconic figures in USC sports history. Marv was only 11 when his father died.
ESPN draft guru Todd McShay lists USC defensive end Leonard Williams as the No. 3 pick in the NFL draft and Nebraska defensive lineman Randy Gregory is the No. 4 pick. McShay considers Williams the No. 1 prospect in the draft.