USC sent two coaches to Scottsdale, Ariz., a couple weeks ago to watch five-star cornerback Kelee Ringo and four-star cornerback Jacobe Covington. Well, Covington just released his top 8 schools. Someone seems to be missing. Maybe USC only wants Ringo. That must be it. I got a text from a Pac-12 coach: “Unbelievable.” The marathon continues …#Top8 pic.twitter.com/yamHSVgYd7 — Jacobe (@jacobecovington) May 24, 2019 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Continue reading And In Recruiting News . . .
Right now, 11 of the top 23 prospects in Rivals’s best 100 list have committed to out-of-state schools. Rivals analyst Mike Farrell was asked if social media played a role? “Is it the reason so many kids are leaving the state now? I don’t think so, not for 2020, because there are other circumstances like USC recruiting horribly and teams like LSU stepping up their … Continue reading USC Sunday Buzz: More On Recruiting Trend
Is it too soon to say Lynn Swann has hamstrung USC’s recruiting class with a possibly lame-duck coach? USC did not make the final four choices of five-star tailback Kendall Milton of Clovis, Calif. LSU, Ohio State, Georgia and Alabama are Milton’s choices. Who can blame him? Why would any big-time recruit make USC his destination if they do not know who the coach might … Continue reading USC Saturday Buzz: Sign Of The Times
Cornerback Chris Steele, who left Florida last week, is transferring to Oregon. So how many more times would he need to transfer to go to USC? He still knows he won’t develop if he goes to USC. And Oregon is picking up some huge recruits in the meantime. Continue reading Chris Steele To Oregon
UCLA received a commitment tonight from linebacker Jeremiah Trojan of Chandler, Ariz. Trojan’s best offers were from Arizona State, Boston College, Purdue, UCLA and Wisconsin. He is not rated by Rivals yet but Chip Kelly does his own thing when it comes to recruiting. But if he actually signs with UCLA, how many times will he get asked about his last name and whether he ever … Continue reading A Name You Won’t Forget
Why does someone at USC feel it is necessary to troll quarterback DJ Uiagalelei’s commitment announcement by posting a tweet from last summer about Bryce Young’s commitment? It’s pretty petty for an official account of an athletic program to troll someone who is not coming to USC. COMMITTED#FightOn ✌🏽 pic.twitter.com/mrUWojw1cJ — Bryce Young (@_bryce_young) July 26, 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Continue reading USC Decides To Troll On