LOS ANGELES --- USC freshman defensive end DeVante Wilson will miss the entire 2012 season after tearing his ACL during practice on Tuesday, head coach Lane Kiffin announced.
The news comes on a day in which defensive ends Wes Horton and J.R. Tavai didn't practice with an undisclosed injuries, Greg Townsend continued to walk around with a boot on his right foot, and Devon Kennard already out after undergoing surgery last month for a torn right pectoral muscle which could potentially keep him out for the entire season as well.
"Unfortunately, it's another hit (at defensive end) and DeVante actually had two really good practices in a row after being out for a long time," Kiffin said. "Unfortunately it happened in a non-live drill and I'm sure other people have the same things around the country."
Wilson is expected to have surgery "sometime in the next two weeks," Kiffin said.
Wilson, a class of 2011 Corona High grad, missed all of last se...