Feb 5, 2013
USC's recruiting pedigree has not paid off recently
They say that college football is a year-round experience and never is this more evident than on national signing day, a culmination of months and months of speculation and hype regarding tomorrow's gridiron stars.
WeAreSC links: Draft day
Garry Paskwietz writes : High school teammates Matt Kalil, Chris Galippo and D.J. Shoemate dreamed of playing together at USC.
Servite teammates take different paths in college
There were once three friends who grew up playing youth football in Corona, Calif., and dreamed of one day playing college football together for the USC Trojans .
The Hartford Courant
Shoemate's UConn Career Is Over
UConn senior taiback D.J. Shoemate's college career has come to an end because of a nagging shoulder injury.
The Morning Call
USC's seniors stuck together and found a purpose
Given the opportunity to transfer when the Trojans were punished by the NCAA last year, most of the upperclassmen stayed put.