From Brandon P. Oliver: Calling Oregon one of his "dream schools," highly touted 2014 safety recruit Mattrell McGraw plans on visiting the Ducks this year.
From Mason Kelley: The lone Washington native on the ESPN Watch List, Bishard "Budda" Baker is focused on working with his teammates and preparing for his high school season.
From Greg Katz: Playing for aggressive new defensive coordinator Clancy Pendergast should allow junior linebacker Hayes Pullard to put up big numbers in 2013.
Staff roundtable: The WeAreSC crew discusses the top players and storylines from the beginning of spring practice.
From Blair Angulo: Some of California's top prospects -- and plenty of USC's 2014 targets -- will be on hand this weekend at the Los Angeles Nike Football Training Camp.