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Florida continues to be a USC recruiting gold mine

By Greg Katz

LOS ANGELES — Whether it’s Pete Carroll, Lane Kiffin, Steve Sarkisian or now Clay Helton, USC Trojans head coaches continue to recruit the state of Florida like it is an extension of California.

In fact, the Trojans have become so proficient at mining the Sunshine State for more than a decade, it’s alleged the SEC strongly encouraged the NCAA to pass a rule during the Carroll era that would prohibit college head coaches from making personal appearances during high school spring practices.

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Johnny Curren

Johnny Curren started as a recruiting writer with WeAreSC in the early 2000's, and has also worked at Fox Sports West and Student Sports. Johnny is an Emmy Award winner while covering HS football at Fox.

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