Pitt coach Pat Narduzzi called USC coach Lincoln Riley several times Friday and had some “pointed conversations with him to express his displeasure” according to ESPN.
It’s all about Pitt All-American wide receiver Jordan Addison possibly transferring to USC.
Addison has not yet officially entered the transfer portal.
Whatever the circumstances of the this case, it’s obvious college sports has changed as players can now leave for the highest bidder.
Miami guard Isaiah Wong has been criticized after his agent said he would transfer if his NIL compensation did not increase. But Wong’s camp was simply saying in the open what everyone else is doing privatelyl
The days are gone where you can root for a player at your school and expect to watch him play for the 3-4 seasons. It’s a free-agent market. One part of the problem is the NCAA was so slow to grasp this issue that it allowed everyone else to define the new rules.
Pittsburgh All-American Jordan Addison, who won the Biletnikoff Award as the country's top wide receiver in 2021, is considering transferring to USC.@PeteThamel gives the latest on what this means ⬇️ pic.twitter.com/uLjlPovoXC— College GameDay (@CollegeGameDay) April 30, 2022