By Johnny Curren
Closing with a flourish, Clay Helton and his staff at USC had plenty to celebrate this past signing day, as the Trojans landed a recruiting haul that had them sitting atop the Pac-12 and No. 11 overall in the ESPN RecruitingNation class rankings.
And while the ink on those Class of 2016 national letters of intent has barely had time to dry, you can be sure the Trojans coaches have already firmly switched their focus to the Class of 2017.
Here are five storylines to keep in mind as USC dives into the next recruiting cycle.