Garry Paskwietz

Garry Paskwietz

Began covering the Trojans in 1996 with the Trojan Football Fax. Founded WeAreSC in November 1998 with stints at Scout and ESPN. Emmy-winner while covering high school football at Fox Sports West.

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Recruiting Talk: 9 days to Signing Day

Garry Paskwietz and Johnny Curren break down where things stand for the USC class of 2017 including a lot of movement for the interior of the defensive line class Garry Paskwietz: Johnny - with just over a week to go until signing day there is still a lot up in the air with the USC recruiting class, although things are also narrowing down a ...

Pili is a Trojan

USC received a verbal commitment on Saturday from DT Brandon Pili (6-4, 310) from Westview HS in Oregon, who chose the Trojans over Oregon State. Pili had moved to Oregon from Washington last year and the Trojans and Beavers were two of the first schools to begin recruiting him. He was a consensus three-star recruit for the various recruiting ...

WeAreSC Mailbag (1-19 edition)

by Garry Paskwietz In this edition of the mailbag we discuss return men, blueshirts, power run game and top priority recruits. Ectrojan Does Isaiah Langley get more playing time next year? I don’t know. At this point last year it looked like Isaiah was poised to be the #3 corner but it didn’t turn out that way, and it will be ...

McKenzie commits to USC

The Trojans picked up a verbal commitment for the offensive line on Monday when Jalen McKenzie announced that he would attend USC. McKenzie (6-5, 300) is a physically big man who projects at either tackle spot in college, and the football genes are there with a father (Reggie, current Raiders GM) who played at Tennessee and a brother (Khalil) ...

Adoree’ Did It With Style

by Garry Paskwietz Adoree’ Jackson took his talents to the NFL today with the announcement that he would be giving up his final year of eligibility as a Trojan. So ends the chapter of one of the most exciting players to ever wear the Cardinal and Gold. A player who will arguably go down as the best corner to ever play at USC. A Thorpe ...

Adoree’ to enter NFL draft

Adoree' Jackson announced via social media that he would give up his final year of eligibility in order to enter the 2017 NFL draft. We will have more on this later today. Thanks for the memories Sweet Pea.  

WeAreSC mailbag (1-13 edition)

by Garry Paskwietz In this edition of the mailbag we discuss the pending decision from Adoree' Jackson, recruiting and potential JC help on the front seven: ectrojan If Adoree stays, how if at all does that help with recruiting? One guy it might help with at this point is Deommodore Lenoir, a corner who has some of the similar versat...

Recruiting Talk: Stretch Run for Class of 2017

Garry Paskwietz and Johnny Curren look at where things stand for the USC recruiting class of 2017 as the Trojans get ready to host a big recruiting weekend: Garry Paskwietz: OK Johnny, things are able to pick back up with recruiting with the dead period ending and a bunch of official visitors set to arrive on campus this weekend. Before we talk ...

Filling the Holes

by Garry Paskwietz Here’s an early look at who could fill the vacancies left by the departing seniors and early draft entrants. Tailback (Justin Davis) Ronald Jones is the presumptive starter coming off a 1,000-yard season, and it stands to reason Aca’Cedric Ware will get first shot at being the next in line for the rotation. We ...

Verbals and Visits

The recruiting process for the class of 2017 continues to evolve with the news today that longtime USC verbal Marlon Williams would be opening up his recruitment. Williams had been scheduled to visit USC on January 20th but immediately scheduled a visit instead for LSU, and another trip to Tennessee. Here's a recap of where things stand right ...