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Headlinin’: Dillon Baxter is still Kiffin’s Bush 2.0

Making the morning rounds. • Somebody get that kid’s parents a rent-free house. Hey everybody, check out Southern Cal freshman Dillon Baxter: Wait, wait — actually, that’s former Trojan star Reggie Bush on one of his most famous runs in 2005, in a game against Fresno State in which he set a Pac-10 record with […]

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USC football: Unsung stars of the scrimmage

Tailback Dillon Baxter and defensive tackle DaJohn Harris made the biggest headlines during USC’s scrimmage Saturday. Here are two other players — one from each side of the ball — who made positive impacts in a more under-the-radar fashion: Offense — RB Marc Tyler Tyler rushed for 31 yards on seven carries, an impressive 4.4-yard […]

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USC spring football preview: Running backs

Feeling a little bracketed out? Well, take a break from March Madness and check out our position-by-position USC spring football preview. Running backs are part 2 of 9. Part 3 will arrive Monday. The full schedule is listed below. THE PARTICIPANTS TB Dillon Baxter (freshman), TB Allen Bradford (redshirt senior), TB C.J. Gable (redshirt senior), […]

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USC football: 15 players to watch in spring (No. 1)

Ten days, 14 players and nearly 5,000 words later, we have hit No. 1 on our countdown of the 15 Trojans to watch in spring practice. But wait. There’s more. Starting Thursday, we’ll begin our position-by-position preview of spring football, including three questions (and answers) for each spot. And remember, you can follow the USC […]

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USC football: 15 players to watch in spring (No. 2)

Thirteen down, two to go. The countdown of the 15 USC players to watch in spring practice is nearly complete. For Nos. 3-15, see below. For No. 1, check back in a couple of hours. NO. 2 — RB ALLEN BRADFORD Profile: 5-11, 235, redshirt senior 2009 stats: 13 games, 115 carries, 668 yards, 5.8-yard […]

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The class as of now

So far, USC has officially announced the following signees in the class of 2010: WR Dillon Baxter (*spring enrollee) DB Patrick Hall (*spring enrollee) WR Kyle Prater (*spring enrollee) WR Markeith Ambles OL Giovanni Di Poalo TE Xavier Grimble DB Nickell Robey QB Jesse Scroggins TE Randall Telfer DT George Uko WR Robert Woods

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2010 Signing Day Updates

TrojanWire will update you throughout the day on all the latest signing day news. As of 9:30 am USC already received 13 letters of intent. As soon as the names are cleared by the USC athletic administration, the school will make an official announcement. Three players already enrolled in school are Kyle Prater (WR), Patrick […]

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Five USC recruits earn Parade All-American honors

Pete Carroll is gone but USC is still a force in recruiting, at least based on the list of players who landed Parade All-American honors. The Trojans have five recruits on the team: receivers Kyle Prater and Robert Woods, tight end Xavier Grimble, lineman George Uko and all-purpose athlete Dillon Baxter. UCLA had two: running back […]

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USC Football Recruiting UPDATE*(1/27/2010)

The linebacker and offensive line position is thin.  For the recruiting class of 2010, it is essential that coach Kiffin and staff try to replenish those two positions.  Unfortunately, the linebacker class this year is not strong.  It appears day by day that USC will not meet those standards of grabbing those linebackers to help […]

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Baxter enrolls a semester early

Wideout/tailback Dillon Baxter, a five-star prospect from San Diego’s Mission Bay High, officially enrolled at USC this morning, which will give him a semester head start on his freshman season. The 6-0, 200-pound Baxter, who set several scoring and rushing records during his senior season, joins wideout Kyle Prater as two early enrollees in USC’s […]

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Dillon Baxter Commits To USC

Dillion Baxter announced on KUSI San Diego tonight that he will be attending USC. Baxter graduated from Mission Bay High School on Friday. He will enroll at USC next week so he can participate in spring practices with the team. Dillon Baxter to ‘fight on’ with Trojans [KUSI]

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