With many of the area's top recruits on hand at the Coliseum, USC wasted an opportunity make a statement on Saturday night against Washington State. The Trojans were out to show the local audience improvement by erasing any semblance of the disappointing 2012 season.
about 1471 days ago | Blair Angulo | NCF On The Trail
USC landed four-star offensive lineman Nico Falah from Bellflower (Calif.) St. John Bosco in February, has his former teammate and Class of 2014 ESPN 300 guard Damien Mama atop its wish list at the position and, on Thursday looked again to the local powerhouse in sending out another scholarship offer.
about 1475 days ago | Blair Angulo | NCF On The Trail
USC's recruiting efforts suffered a big blow Tuesday afternoon when ESPN 300 cornerback Adarius Pickett (El Cerrito, Calif./El Cerrito) committed to UCLA following an official visit to Westwood over the weekend.
BELLFLOWER, Calif. -- ESPN 300 prospect Malik Dorton (Bellflower, Calif./St. John Bosco) was a linebacker in his younger days and even played some offense before making a full-time switch to defensive end two years ago.
about 1497 days ago | Blair Angulo | On The Trail: West Region
BEAVERTON, Ore. -- Defensive back Naijiel Hale (Bellflower, Calif./St. John Bosco), son of late rapper Nate Dogg, verbally committed to Arizona on Tuesday at The Opening. The three-star prospect chose the Wildcats over Arizona State and Cal.
about 1540 days ago | Derek Tyson | NCF On The Trail
The Opening, presented by Nike, will feature 162 of the best high school football players in the country. The event, which will include linemen, 7-on-7 and SPARQ testing competitions, is set to run from June 30 to July 3 at the Nike headquarters in Beaverton, Ore.
about 1550 days ago | Derek Tyson and Tom VanHaaren | Penn State Nittany Lions
The Trinity League has been home to some of the California's top teams of the past several decades. Santa Ana Mater Dei, Anaheim Servite, Rancho Santa Margarita Santa Margarita and Orange Lutheran have all taken their turns as state and regional powers, but in just three years at the helm of his alma mater, head coach Jason Negro has Bellflower St.
about 1576 days ago | Erik McKinney | Oregon Ducks
With the first spring practice under new head coach Mark Helfrich over, the Oregon coaching staff is on the road to identify and evaluate potential recruits, and there a lot of targets in the west who have yet to receive an Oregon offer.
about 1601 days ago | Brandon P. Oliver | Oregon Ducks
The Oregon Ducks are preparing for the start of spring ball, but that hasn't stopped them from keeping tabs on some of their prime targets in the Class of 2014. An in-state target has been picking up steam on the recruiting trail and could receive more interest from the Ducks in the near future.
about 1644 days ago | Brandon P. Oliver | Oregon Ducks