LOS ANGELES -- At San Clemente (Calif.) High in 2011, Christian Tober lived the football life that many high school players only dream about. As a senior, Tober's accomplishments included honors such as Cal-Hi Sports All-State second team, All-CIF Pac-5 Division first team, Orange County Register All-Orange County first team, All-South Coast League first team and Special Teams Player of the Year.
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about 683 days ago | Garry Paskwietz | USC Trojans
When the USC Trojans were hit with sanctions, many wondered how its staff would recruit with 30 fewer scholarships over three years. As it turns out, Lane Kiffin and staff can get the job done even without scholarships.
With the USC coaching staff being forced to cut the roster to 75 players this season, then watch as the numbers possibly dwindle from that during each of the following two seasons, it is no secret that some of the burden for keeping this program toward the top of the national standings and fighting for BCS bowl berths will fall on the shoulders of talented walk-ons.