Southern California Rumors & News

  • USC extends offers to top 2018 recruit Bagley and his brothers

    USA Today "Marvin Bagley III is the No. 1 player in the class of 2018 — yes, better than Zion Williamson. But given speculation that Bagley may reclassify for the upcoming college basketball season, the 6-11 phenom is starting his recruiting visits. He already visited Duke, but on Thursday, Bagley was at..." July 28

  • Marvin Bagley III mulls reclassifying, playing in college this year; Duke, USC, Zona in play

    CBS Sports "Marvin Bagley III, the top-rated prospect in the Class of 2018, is exploring the possibility of reclassifying and enrolling in time to play college basketball this season, a source confirmed to CBS Sports on Friday. The source insisted no decision is finalized -- and that it remains unclear if..." July 14

  • 5-star recruit Taeshon Cherry commits to USC

    Bleacher Report "The USC Trojans added a huge commitment to their 2018 recruiting class Friday, as small forward Taeshon Cherry announced his intention to play at Southern Cal. Cherry went public with the news in the following tweet. According to, Cherry is a 5-star prospect who ranks as the No. 24..." June 30

  • Shaqquan Aaron is expected to return to USC next season

    Fanrag Sports "USC Trojans talent Shaqquan Aaron is expected to return to the program for next season, a source told FanRag Sports on Wednesday. The 6-foot-7 player had originally entered the 2017 NBA Draft but did so without hiring an agent. By not signing any professional representation, he retained his..." May 24

  • USC's Boatwright withdraws from draft, returning for junior season

    Los Angeles Times "USC forward Bennie Boatwright announced on Thursday that he will withdraw from the NBA draft and return for his junior season. Boatwright’s announcement means the Trojans will return almost all of their roster from last season’s NCAA tournament team. Previously, forward Chimezie Metu said he..." April 28

  • USC's Stewart forgets to submit NBA draft paperwork on time

    Los Angeles Times "USC guard Elijah Stewart did not file his paperwork to declare for the NBA draft and will return to USC, Stewart said on Tuesday. Stewart had initially said he would declare without hiring an agent, which would allow him to return to USC. But he never felt fully committed. At the time, he told..." April 26

  • USC forward Bennie Boatwright declares for NBA draft but does not hire agent

    Los Angeles Times "USC forward Bennie Boatwright has declared for the NBA draft, he said on Wednesday. Boatwright said he will not hire an agent, meaning he will have the option to return to USC. Boatwright missed about half of last season because of a knee injury but quickly became USC's leading scorer upon..." April 06

  • USC signs Andy Enfield to contract extension

    Bleacher Report "After making the NCAA tournament each of the last two seasons, USC has rewarded head basketball coach Andy Enfield with a contract extension. USC announced Enfield's new deal will run through 2023. USC hired Enfield in April 2013 after he led Florida Gulf Coast to the Sweet 16 as a No. 15..." April 05