High school teammates Matt Kalil, Chris Galippo and D.J. Shoemate dreamed of playing together at USC. Once they accomplished that, their careers went in drastically different directions.
Matt Kalil and Nick Perry should hear their names called relatively early in the NFL draft this week. It's anyone's guess where the rest of the Trojans will be selected after that.
The USC senior class had a chance to leave when sanctions throttled the program. Here's a look at the seniors that stuck with it.
True freshman middle linebacker Lamar Dawson and senior Chris Galippo are adjusting to new roles after Dawson passed the veteran on the depth chart.
After struggling to force turnovers during its first five games, the USC defense has turned into ballhawks recently.
The much-maligned USC defense earned its keep Thursday, forcing five turnovers and carrying the Trojans to victory.
USC's bye week will be critical for its defense, which hopes to unearth some impact players and get other players healthy.
Chris Galippo shrugged of his injured shoulder and went the distance to help USC subdue Minnesota.