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.
The Trojans have always valued recruits with positional versatility. With scholarship restrictions in effect, that quality is even more important for USC.
Auburn, Calif., defensive tackle Eddie Vanderdoes feels as if he's close to a USC offer while the USC coaches aggressively get going during the Spring Evaluation Period.
USC's top out-of-state targets include some West Coast offensive tackles and some athletes who could play multiple spots.