"Hello, Anthony Brown, are you there? It's opportunity knocking." With the news on Friday that USC cornerback Isiah Wiley will be academically ineligible for the 2012 season, it officially opens up the starting spot that Wiley held for the last six games of the 2011 season.
about 1104 days ago | Garry Paskwietz | USC Trojans
USC head coach Lane Kiffin announced after practice that linebacker Marquis Simmons and cornerback Brian Baucham were ruled academically eligible for the 2012 season, but cornerback Isiah Wiley did not qualify.
about 1105 days ago | Garry Paskwietz | USC Trojans
LOS ANGELES -- The No. 1-ranked USC Trojans returned to practice on Monday afternoon after Sunday's scrimmage, which saw a disciplined defense but a lackluster offense. Here are today's practice highlights: • The Trojans worked out in helmets, pads, and black shorts.
The USC spirit is alive and well and ready for a big 2012 season, at least it was for one day at the Coliseum for the spring game. There was a genuine sense of excitement Saturday, as a large crowd of more than 15,000 gathered in the Grey Lady to get a glimpse of the Cardinal and Gold in action.
about 1237 days ago | Garry Paskwietz | USC Trojans
Quarterback Matt Barkley, running back D.J. Morgan and receivers De'Von Flournoy and Marqise Lee were the offensive stars in Saturday's USC spring game, while Hayes Pullard, Anthony Brown, Dion Bailey and Isiah Wiley paced the defense.
LOS ANGELES -- Nose tackle Antwaun Woods has been perhaps the most pleasant surprise of the spring for USC coaches. The redshirt freshman was an afterthought last year, as poor conditioning rendered him incapable of making an impact during his first fall.
LOS ANGELES -- The Trojans held an open scrimmage today at the Coliseum in front of a gathering of USC fans anxious for their first look at the team this spring. Unfortunately, it wasn't actually a true indication of what the team can or will look like in the fall.
about 1251 days ago | Garry Paskwietz | USC Trojans