Pac-12 lunch links: USC's roster math
January, 11, 2012
By Ted Miller | ESPN.com
I couldn't be fonder of you if you were my own son. But, well, if you lose a son, it's possible to get another. There's only one Maltese Falcon.
- Arizona's All-Name team star Gino Crump is now an all-star.
- One of the best players in Arizona isn't going to Arizona State or Arizona.
- California picks up a walk-on kicker.
- Colorado coach Jon Embree has a new rival coach to get to know.
- The consensus is Oregon will start off in the top-five next year. Yes, you should be surprised if NFL teams covet Chip Kelly.
- Oregon State picks up a commitment.
- Stanford OLB Chase Thomas has some unfinished business.
- UCLA's new-old offensive tackle talks about his return to Westwood -- and the changes he found.
- USC's roster math with NCAA sanctions -- it's a fluid process. Profiling an early-enrollee.
- Former Utah QB Alex Smith has finally found his NFL rhythm.
- The renovation of Husky Stadium continues.
- A Q&A with new Washington State coach Mike Leach. Missed this the other day: The Cougars signed three.
- The winners and losers of the bowl season.