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Counting scholarships in USC's 2016 recruiting class

Counting scholarships in USC's 2016 recruiting class

USC has eight remaining scholarships in its 2016 recruiting class with more than seven months until signing day. The Trojans began the 2016 cycle with 25 scholarships. Four scholarships will be given to blue-shirt recruits — offensive lineman Clayton Johnston, receiver Deontay Burnett and tight ends Taylor McNamara and Daniel Imatorbhebhe — after the first day of training camp in August. Thirteen other players have verbally committed. USC received a flurry of commitments on defense this month, but the Trojans have yet to land a defensive back. Gardena Serra safety C.J. Pollard, the son of former Trojans defensive back Marvin Pollard, is thought to be leaning toward...