His awkward departure from Tennessee hasn't prevented Lane Kiffin from trying to recruit the state, with Memphis offensive lineman Christian Morris being his latest target.
Tee Martin has been on a nonstop recruiting tour of the Southeast during the spring evaluation period. Considering the emphasis Lane Kiffin puts on SEC country, that's a big show of confidence in the first-year assistant.
With four commits in the fold, here's a look at where the Trojans will go from here in the 2013 recruiting class.
Forced into starting roles, freshmen deliver steady peformances in USC victory.
Whether Arik Armstead winds up an OT or a DE he remains the crown jewel of USC's 2012 recruiting class.
OL commit Max Tuerk not only is a top prospect but his versatility along the line will be a huge key as the Trojans revamp the unit.
Much of the Trojans' wish list is made up of prospects that will require, not surprisingly, challenging California.