Report: USC Offers Texas Recruiting Director 3-Year Deal

Are three-year contracts the standard deal for USC football these days? Inside Texas reports that Bryan Carrington, director of recruiting at Texas, has been offered a three-deal by USC to “work in quality control.” A three-year deal with a quality control coach? The pandemic does not seem to affect spending, unless it concerns buying out Clay Helton. Continue reading Report: USC Offers Texas Recruiting Director 3-Year Deal

USC Wins Eight Of Nine Games

USC freshman Evan Mobley scored 14 points and grabbed 13 rebounds to lead the Trojans over Oregon State, 75-62, at the Galen Center. Five of Mobley’s six field goals were dunks. Isaiah White added 11 points and five rebounds. USC is 13-3 overall and 7-2 in the Pac-12. Oregon State was led by Ethan Thompson, who had 20 points and seven rebounds. The Beavers are … Continue reading USC Wins Eight Of Nine Games

Who Would Guess Pac-12 CEO’s Would Act Faster Than USC?

I suppose you could have a contest on who makes more for doing less? Clay Helton or Larry Scott? Helton earns more than $4.5 million and Scott $5.4 million in the last reported figures. At least Scott makes his own bad decisions. Helton seems to just fire assistant coaches for his millions. He doesn’t even hire them anymore. The depressing thing is that the slow-moving … Continue reading Who Would Guess Pac-12 CEO’s Would Act Faster Than USC?

Morning Buzz: USC Conducting Business As Not-Usual

What does it say if someone can get a three-year contract offer to coach tight ends at USC? You can see that Coach Bohn and Co. are making decisions for a future that does not include you-know-who. On the other hand, let’s say USC got someone like Luke Fickell to replace Clay Helton? Does that mean Fickell gets told he has to keep several assistant … Continue reading Morning Buzz: USC Conducting Business As Not-Usual

Former USC Offensive Lineman Chad Wheeler Arrested

Seattle-area prosecutor’s today filed three charges against ex-USC offensive lineman Chad Wheeler. The charges were first-degree domestic violence assault, domestic violence unlawful imprisonment and resisting arrest. Wheeler, who was with the Seattle Seahawks, has been accused of choking his girlfriend until she lost consciousness. He has been accused of telling his girl friend to stand up and bow to him. She refused and he allegedly … Continue reading Former USC Offensive Lineman Chad Wheeler Arrested

News: Arizona State Assistant Turns Down USC Offer

Prentice Gill, the wide receivers coach at Arizona State, has turned down a three-year contract offer to coach tight ends at USC, according to a source in Tempe. Gill, who is a former USC assistant coach, was offered the job by the USC administration, not Clay Helton, which shows you again who runs the show these days. The three-year deal was a demonstration that USC … Continue reading News: Arizona State Assistant Turns Down USC Offer