ESPN 150 ATH Smith talks USC
May, 7, 2013
By Blair Angulo | ESPN.com
Blair Angulo/WeAreSC.comAfter spending most of the spring focused on track and field, ESPN 150 athlete John "JuJu" Smith is turning his attention back to the gridiron.FULLERTON, Calif. -- Since ESPN 150 athlete John Smith (Long Beach, Calif./Poly) had been all but consumed by track and field this spring, the highly coveted prospect was a must-see attraction this past weekend in the IMG 7v7 West Regional at Fullerton College.
Known simply as “JuJu” by players, coaches and spectators, Smith drew the attention of countless cameras once he stepped onto the field for Team AIGA. And with Long Beach Poly set to kick off spring practice this week, the versatile 6-foot-1, 185-pound athlete is preparing himself for many more eyes, as coaches from across the land are expected to stop by to see him in person.
Three schools in particular have been fighting for his attention.
7:30 PM ET Idaho State Utah 10:00 PM ET Rutgers Washington State 10:30 PM ET Weber State Arizona State
9:00 PM ET Colorado State Colorado 10:30 PM ET UNLV Arizona
12:00 PM ET UCLA Virginia 3:30 PM ET California Northwestern 4:00 PM ET Portland State Oregon State 4:00 PM ET UC Davis Stanford 7:30 PM ET Fresno State USC 10:30 PM ET Washington Hawaii 10:30 PM ET South Dakota Oregon