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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Bolden commits to Trojans

The Trojans received one verbal commit during the Army Bowl when safety Bubba Bolden announced that he would attend USC, which brings things full circle for Bolden after committing and then de-committing early in the recruiting process. Bolden (6-3, 190) is ranked as the #149 player in the country by ESPN and has been part of the Bishop Gorman ...

Defensively Speaking: Rose Bowl 2017

by Kevin Bruce Of course this game was one for the ages. More than just the Trojan family will be talking about this game for many years to come. Gee, I guess the Rose Bowl game and that experience is still pretty darn compelling and players will still put their health and career futures on the line just to line up and compete for the champio...

SMCB Podcast: Rose Bowl review

Garry Paskwietz and Darrell Rideaux break down the Trojans 52-49 victory over Penn State in the 2017 Rose Bowl Click here to listen to podcast

Final Thoughts: 2017 Rose Bowl

by Garry Paskwietz It was good to be back home. It was good to see the pre-game flyover, to see the stadium filled equally with the colors of fans from the respective teams, to see Keith Jackson walking the press box hallways, and to have Trojan legends Ronnie Lott and Marcus Allen among those on the sideline. More than anything, it was ...

Photos: 2017 Rose Bowl

(all shots courtesy of Joe Andras)

Rose Bowl match-ups

by Garry Paskwietz USC pass offense vs Penn State pass defense One of the biggest keys here will be the ability of the Trojan offensive line to keep pressure off Sam Darnold. The Nittany Lions rank #10 in the nation in sacks with 39, while the Trojans only gave up 11 sacks (good for the #6 mark in the country). In a victory over Ohio State, ...

WeAreSC Mailbag (12-29 edition)

by Garry Paskwietz In this edition of the mailbag we talk about the health of the Trojans, the pending decisions from Adoree' Jackson and JuJu Smith-Schuster, as well as the possibility of a position switch for JuJu if he decides to stay: Scdg1 Just for fun ... Do y'alll want to take a guess at what Adoree and JuJu will do? Or, at least ...

Roundtable: Rose Bowl projections

In this edition of the roundtable we look ahead to the Rose Bowl and project how things will go for the Trojans: Who will score the first USC points? Garry Paskwietz: Adoree’ Jackson will take the opening kickoff back for a touchdown. Johnny Curren: Sam Darnold will hit JuJu Smith-Schuster for a long touchdown pass on USC’s first ...

USC adds long snapper

The Trojans have added a long snapper to the class of 2017 with Damon Johnson from Citrus College, a former HS teammate of Matt Fink's at Glendora who has yet to begin his eligibility clock. Click here to read a story on Johnson from his long snapping coach Chris Rubio

Photos: Rose Bowl week gets started

The Trojans checked into the Rose Bowl team hotel today and the first press conference event was held at Disney's California Adventure, with players and coaches getting a chance to sample a few rides at the park.