True-freshman running back Justin Davis enrolled at USC early to compete for playing time. Now he's running with the first team.
Off the field, USC freshman left tackle Max Tuerk is happy, balanced, sane and calm, says his former high school position coach. On the field, though, it is an entirely different story.
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.
Scott Starr gave up his last semester at Norco (Calif.) High School to join USC early. He's glad he did that, as there has been a considerable adjustment to college for Starr.
This week's Roundtable includes West Recruiting Editor Greg Biggins, who discusses the big California prep football storylines of the season with the WeAreSC panel.
John Baxter's unique teaching methods, complete with props such as giant rubber sharks and a football tied to the end of a stick, are working for USC's special teams.