- USC forward Chimezie Metu worked out with the Lakers this morning. Fortunately, Metu is completely healthy for the workout after sitting out the NIT, which was nearly two months ago.
- By the way, a source with the basketball program tells me USC it is confident it will land forward Onyeka Okongwu of Chino Hills, who is ranked the No. 19 player in the nation by Rivals.com.
- USC obviously believes it now has a pipeline to the Compton Magic basketball team, where new assistant Eric Mobley previously coached.
- Oh, and today is former USC coach Lane Kiffin’s birthday!