I’m not sure why people applaud support staff hires? None of them really know what these people will do or how much impact it actually has on recruiting. Is it better to have more support staff? But it’s ridiculous to label them an “asset” before you have a clue what they are doing. I’ve yet to see a recruit pick USC (or any other school) because of a support staffer.
USC’s new assistant coaches will finally address the media on Tuesday.
USC forward Nick Rakocevic has reportedly lost 17 pounds since Friday because of the flu. He is scheduled to play tonight vs. Arizona.
In Varsity Blues legal news, the trial of Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli is scheduled to begin Oct. 5. Jury selection will begin Sept. 28.