Two commitments last week means the USC program can overcome the radioactive status of Clay Helton. Overcoming NCAA sanctions was nothing compared to this.
He became USC’s new track coach for two reasons: He deserved it and Mike Bohn probably had no clue who to hire if Watts hadn’t been available.
The former USC sprinter won the 400 meters at the U.S. Olympic Trials on Sunday and qualified for his first Olympics. Allyson Felix, who never competed for USC but attended school, qualified for her fifth Olympics.
The former USC forward is in the Eastern Conference Finals as a rookie with the Atlanta Hawks.
It will be 100-percent capacity for the fall! So if you go to a game, all those empty seats will just be a way for USC to provide maximum comfort for the season-ticket holders still tired of those big crowds from the Pete Carroll era.
An NCAA investigation will put the coaching staff under pressure this season especially if someone becomes a scapegoat for all those dead-period visits.
Arizona is in College World Series for the third time since 2012. USC hasn’t made the CWS since 2001.
Linebacker is apparently enrolled at Ohio State and still hasn’t announced he transferred from USC.