Monthly Archives: May 2007

Nick Young documentary

“Second Chance Season,” a documentary on Nick Young, will premiere at the Los Angeles Film Festival on June 22. That’s six days before Young is expected to go in the first round of the NBA draft. I first knew of … Continue reading

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Davon Jefferson update

I hear Davon successfully completed the class he was taking in the spring and now just needs to make it through the clearinghouse.

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Mexico trip

The team’s proposed three-day trip to Mexico would be during Labor Day Weekend the first week of September, if Floyd can get approval from the university. He’s hoping to use the 10 practice days and three games against international competition … Continue reading

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Pruitt academically ineligible

Gabe Pruitt, who recently hired an agent to make it impossible for him to return to USC basketball, did so after finding out he was academically ineligible based on his spring semester grades, according to coach Tim Floyd. Floyd said … Continue reading

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Pruitt to stay in draft

Gabe Pruitt has hired Sam Goldfeder of Excel Sports Management as his agent according to sources, meaning he will stay in the NBA draft and not return to USC for his senior season. The 6-foot-4 guard, who helped USC advance … Continue reading

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Text messaging

I quoted Floyd in my story on text messaging in today’s paper. You can view it here. Interestingly, though Floyd said he has never used text messaging, Angelo Johnson told me he has received texts from Floyd. Perhaps the assistant … Continue reading

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Talked with Angelo Johnson

The USC commit said he will take the SAT for the second time on June 2 and then take two summer classes in an effort to enroll at USC in the fall. Johnson, who came to Stoneridge Prep in Simi … Continue reading

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Johnson joins class of 2007

Angelo Johnson, who originally gave USC an oral commitment as part of the 2008 class, signed a letter of intent to enter USC for next season. Johnson, a point guard from Stoneridge Prep of Simi Valley, is already in his … Continue reading

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Jeopardy at Galen

Jeopardy college championship episodes airing this week were filmed at Galen Center.

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All-Star Celebrity game at Galen

The LA Stars All-Star and Celebrity Game will be held at Galen Center this year. Tickets went on sale today for the Aug. 5 game, available through the USC ticket office. The charitable event is hosted by a couple of … Continue reading

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