Commentary

Top 10 seniors to watch

Even with reduced scholarships, several seniors have a chance at earning a USC offer.

Updated: October 4, 2011, 12:46 AM ET
By Erik McKinney | We Are SC
LOS ANGELES -- USC's coaches face unique recruiting hurdles in this cycle. With only 15 available rides to give, the pool of players they are able to target with scholarship offers has been dramatically reduced.

But even with most of the class already filled by early commitments and players such as defensive tackle Ellis McCarthy and offensive tackle Kyle Murphy locked in as high priority recruits, the Trojans coaches will continue to monitor the senior class, and several players have the opportunity to impress enough to earn an offer. Here, WeAreSC takes a look at 10 such senior prospects.