USC Football Recruiting

Ricks talks USC Official Visit plans, answers one hypothetical question

July 1, 2019

At one time it appeared nearly a lock that five-star CB Elias Ricks‍ would end up at USC, but then the  2018 season happened for the Trojans. The end result after the sky stopped falling was a 5-7 season, no bowl berth, one of the lowest ranked recruiting classes in decades and several of the elite 2020 prospects had all but abandoned the Trojans from consideration.

Ricks was one of those elite prospects and it because crystal clear how far USC had fallen down his list when he verbally committed to LSU on Christmas Day.

Verify your student status
See Subscription Benefits
Trial only available to users who have never subscribed or participated in a previous trial.