Juco product York cozies up to USC
Trojans believe power back can shoulder plenty of the rushing load next season
- Editor's note: WeAreSC recruiting editor Erik McKinney will rank the Trojans' commitments from 10 to 1 according to the importance of each to the 2012 roster. Prospect No. 7 is running back Kelvin York. With USC set to lose senior tailback Marc Tyler after the 2011 season, bringing back four smaller tailbacks in Curtis McNeal, Dillon Baxter, D.J. Morgan and Amir Carlisle in 2012, the Trojans coaches knew they needed to go out and grab a power back who could contribute early.
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The Trojans have 10 commitments so far in the 2012 class. We Are SC is ranking each of them by importance to next year's overall roster.
No. 1• OL/DL Arik Armstead
No. 2• OL Max Tuerk
No. 3• LB Jabari Ruffin
No. 4• LB Scott Starr
No. 5• WR Darreus Rogers
No. 6• TE Jalen Cope-Fitzpatrick
No. 7• RB Kelvin York
No. 8• FB Jahleel Pinner
No. 9• DE Pio Vatuvei
No. 10• WR Jaydon Mickens
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