Adoree' Jackson may play more offense once Kevon Seymour's returns

USC football star Adoree' Jackson is a two-way player, but his effectiveness on offense has given fans reason to want to see the ball in his hands.According to the Los Angeles Times, USC cornerback Kevon Seymour returns to the Trojans after being sidelined with injury the last two games. The report says this allows more opportunity for Jackson to play offense, with Seymour handling...
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USC cornerback Iman Marshall works hard to be 'legendary'

USC freshman cornerback Iman Marshall has high hopes for his Trojans' career, hoping for nothing short of greatness.Marshall has started two games in a row to replace injured senior Kevon Seymour, though he still believes he has room for improvement. “You could see I was in good position but I didn’t finish,” said Marshall of his game vs. Stanford, according to Los Angeles...
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USC expects RB Tre Madden back for ASU; Seymour, Woods unclear

USC running back Tre Madden averaged 7.0 yards per carry in the first half vs. Stanford last week, but didn't return in the second half after a reported tweaked knee.According to the Los Angeles Times, Madden is on track to play vs. ASU on Saturday. Other injuries, however, are not as clear. USC coach Steve Sarkisian said the status of cornerback Kevon Seymour and lineman Antwaun...
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Justin Wilcox seeking solutions for USC's defensive woes

LOS ANGELES (AP) Defensive coordinator Justin Wilcox is under pressure from Southern California fans, certainly more pressure than the No. 19 Trojans were able to put on Stanford's offense. The Cardinal had 474 yards of total offense, punted just twice, and didn't turn the ball over in their 41-31 upset win over USC at the Coliseum last weekend, and Wilcox cited the inability to...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 6 USC eager for first Pac-12 test in Stanford visit

LOS ANGELES (AP) Southern California would have a pretty good shot to win the Sun Belt Conference. That much is clear after the sixth-ranked Trojans dismantled Arkansas State and Idaho by a combined 99 points to begin the season. In the Pac-12, USC is expecting a slightly higher degree of difficulty when it opens conference play at home against Stanford on Saturday. ''I think it...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

After sanctions, No. 8 USC relies on youth for roster depth

LOS ANGELES (AP) Although ''How Soon is Now?'' isn't on the playlist that blares during practices at Southern California, The Smiths' classic song sums up the balance between youth and experience that the No. 8 Trojans are trying to navigate this season. Twelve of USC's 14 returning senior scholarship players are listed as starters for the season opener against Arkansas State on...
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September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

USC Football season preview: Defensive Backs

John Plattenburg USC football had some trouble last season with finishing games and maintaining leads late. The team did not have much depth in the secondary and saw games slip away because they could not keep up with opposing offenses. However, the Trojans should not be the ones worrying this year. The Trojans have plenty of depth in the secondary that is headlined by some young...
August 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Make room for USC freshman Iman Marshall

True freshman Iman Marshall turned heads with spectacular play virtually all over the field. But his prowess was undeniable when playing on the defensive side.He was a defensive specialist while playing safety at powerhouse Long Beach (Calif.) Poly. He'll be reporting to USC in a matter of weeks where he'll have a chance to challenge for valuable playing time behind cornerback Kevon...
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July 07, 2015  |  Discuss

USC Football: Will Iman Marshall Start?

Iman Marshall USC football is gearing up for the upcoming season with some practices during the summer. As the Trojans look to compete for not only a Pac-12 title but also a spot in the College Football Playoff next season, the team is incorporating its newest members into the mix. One of the mostly highly anticipated players coming to USC next season is freshman cornerback Iman...
June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Holiday Bowl brings familiar territory for USC

Have you heard the one about USC squandering a late lead and the defense was forced to defend a Hail Mary on the final play of the game?  It didn't end well for the Trojans. Arizona State converted and USC was stunned. That was in October.  Saturday night at the Holiday Bowl, USC found itself in a similar situation in a 45-42 win over Nebraska.  "We always try to make it exciting...
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December 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Freshmen in USC secondary gain 'invaluable experience' in Tucson

It wasn't the most ideal of situations but as the saying goes, you have to play the cards your dealt. Adoree' Jackson and Kevon Seymour both had to leave the game because of injury and illness, respectively, for USC last Saturday at Arizona. Enter a secondary that featured not one, not two, but three freshmen in the game at the same time during the game's final, crucial moments in...
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October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

USC defense planning to learn from Hail Mary loss

LOS ANGELES (AP) The sight of Arizona State receiver Jaelen Strong catching the 46-yard touchdown pass as time expired for an improbable win over USC is as memorable for what didn't happened on the game-winning play as what did. There was no line of defenders waiting to knock the ball down. No USC player even touched Strong, with only linebacker Hayes Pullard standing on the goal...
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October 09, 2014  |  Discuss

No timetable set for CB Kevon Seymour's return to USC

LOS ANGELES -- Steve Sarkisian ended spring ball optimistic that players who either battled injuries during spring or missed spring altogether would be healthy for the start of the first day of training camp. With minimal exceptions, the Trojans first year head coach was right on. What he couldn't account for, however, was what happened to cornerback Kevon Seymour, who started 11...
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August 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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