Cornerbacks coach Donte Williams has added the title “associate head coach” according to a press release by USC today. “This promotion reflects the immediate impact that Donte has made and the respect he has earned since joining our program,” Helton said. “We have seen that impact both with the improved performance of the players he has coached and in his recruiting accomplishments. With this expanded … Continue reading USC Makes Donte Williams Associate Head Coach
Remember back in 2017 when Michael Pittman’s father complained on twitter that he had lost all patience with the coaching staff and then his son suddenly started four days later against Arizona State? Well, within this year’s team, players have talked a lot about how another player suddenly got playing time after one of his parents complained to Clay Helton over playing time. It’s not … Continue reading USC Morning Buzz: How To Get Playing Time?
You can never have enough color pictures from the past. Here’s the 1969 USC-Oregon State game, which the Trojans won, 31-7. Continue reading USC Picture Of The Night
To no one’s surprise, USC safety Talanoa Hufanga declared for the NFL Draft today. He has been named a first-team All-American by the Associated Press and Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Year. I’m hearing USC’s other safety, Isaiah Pola-Mao, is expected to also declare for the draft. Continue reading Talanoa Hufanga Declares For NFL Draft
The Pac-12 laid an egg again in a bowl game but can you imagine how USC would have fared in the Alamo Bowl? Mike Bohn and Clay Helton must have never felt better about skipping the game than after Texas blew out Colorado, 55-23. How would USC stop Texas defensive tackle Alfred Collins or tailback Bijan Robinson? The Trojans didn’t face players like that in … Continue reading Morning Buzz: A Wake-Up Call For Pac-12 And USC
USC basketball coach Andy Enfield said Drake London would concentrate on football and not join the basketball team this season. I think he means ever. It makes sense for London, who is already drawing a lot of NFL attention. But it also shows how difficult it is to play football/basketball effectively. London tried last season but was a non-entity. When you can’t join the team … Continue reading Drake London To Concentrate On Football