Commentary

What's in a number?

USC's policy in retiring numbers needs some alteration

Updated: May 15, 2012, 8:59 AM ET
By Greg Katz | WeAreSC.com
LOS ANGELES -- Like the sculptured heads that reside atop Mount Rushmore, they are adorned on the steps of the peristyle end of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum for all to see each and every USC home game.

They are the cardinal and gold version of the famous American landmark in Keystone, S.D., which features United States presidents George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln.


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