It's tough to imagine one college football player changing the fortunes of his program and its closest rival over the course of more than a decade. But that might just be the case with Reggie Bush, whose on-field actions helped USC become the dominant recruiting force in Southern California between 2006 and 2012, and whose off-field actions largely led to the NCAA taking 30 scholarships away from USC for the 2012-2014 seasons and creating a hole in the Southern California recruiting scene large enough for UCLA to climb through.
about 181 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
CARSON, Calif. -- USC receiver commit Shay Fields (Bellflower, Calif./St. John Bosco) looked up to the StubHub Center bleachers Saturday night and shook his head in disbelief. The three-star prospect had just helped St.
about 212 days ago | Blair Angulo | NCF On The Trail
All eyes were on the California state bowl games this past weekend, as five contests pitted teams from Southern California against Northern California. And although recruiting took something of a backseat to the final games of the season, there was some noise made in the Pac-12 conference, including a quarterback shakeup that could continue to play out down the line.
about 212 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
When the scholarship offers from the likes of Notre Dame, Oregon, UCLA and Washington began to roll in for three-star cornerback Jonathan Lockett (Santa Ana, Calif./Mater Dei), he wondered if childhood favorite USC would join the chase before it was too late.
about 223 days ago | Blair Angulo | NCF On The Trail
The Pac-12 conference has seen a flurry of action recently, with coaching news and rumors keeping recruits on their toes. Following a week where Steve Sarkisian took over at USC and Chris Petersen moved from Boise State to Washington, this past weekend was tame by comparison.
about 226 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
The Early Offer is RecruitingNation's regular feature, giving you a daily dose of recruiting in the mornings. Today's offerings: Maybe the Bangles knew what they were talking about when they sang about how Mondays can be manic.
about 232 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail
ESPN 300 athlete Jaleel Wadood shared his thoughts on the hiring of Steve Sarkisian as USC's head football coach with WeAreSC's Blair Angulo at the 2013 CIF-SS-Ford Football Championships Luncheon on Monday.