A long-time USC fan told me that in the 1950’s and early 1960’s, if you headed over to Julie’s Restaurant after a game, the crowd would become more and more boisterous. Eventually, there would always be some fully-clothed fans who would jump into the swimming pool in the back patio. “People were cheering and celebrating,” the fan said. “Sooner or later, they would jump into … Continue reading Who Jumped Into The Julie's Pool?
It’s an awful/heartbreaking day with the tragic news of the death of Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna. Former Lakers GM Jerry West said it “was one of the worst days of his life.” Both the @Raptors and the @spurs ran out the 24-second shot clock on their first possession of the game in honour of Kobe Bryant. pic.twitter.com/JhD8XVUGFo — Sportsnet (@Sportsnet) January 26, … Continue reading Kobe Bryant, RIP
I wondered Friday if former USC QB Jack Sears would reconsider going to San Diego State now that Rocky Long resigned? And now 247Sports says he will not enroll at San Diego State for the spring semester as he waits for the Aztecs to hire an offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. Sears could still go to San Diego State but is keeping his options open. … Continue reading Jack Sears Weighing Options
Is Todd Orlando going to fire any defensive coaches or bring in his own staff? It’s still unknown although I hear USC defensive coaches have been subtly putting out feelers for other jobs during Clay Helton (and Mike Bohn’s) search for a defensive coordinator. I would be surprised if Orlando doesn’t want to bring in some of his own guys. One thing you can be … Continue reading USC Morning Buzz: What Will Todd Orlando Do Next?
Beaux Collins, a four-star wide receiver from St. John Bosco, committed to Clemson tonight. Rivals lists him as the No. 22-ranked player in the nation for the Class of 2021. He was being heavily recruited by USC. But USC has trouble getting the elite Bosco players to be a Trojan, even receivers who have seen the Air Raid offense. Collins could always change his mind. … Continue reading Another Top Southern California Recruit Chooses To Leave
Like clockwork, we have our first video hyping Todd Orlando. 1st day and @CoachTOrlando is jumping right into things 😤#FightOn pic.twitter.com/DlCJZIxyjI — USC Football (@USC_FB) January 25, 2020 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Just like how Aaron Ausmus revolutionized the program last offseason. There’s a different energy coming from this group. #FightOn pic.twitter.com/zF8LccCKKb — USC Trojans (@USC_Athletics) July 30, 2019 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Continue reading USC Hype Season Begins