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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Adoree’ ready for Rose Bowl spotlight

by Garry Paskwietz When the Trojans take the field at the Rose Bowl a week from today there will be a bright spotlight on USC junior Adoree’ Jackson, the newly minted Thorpe Award winner, 1st team All-American and Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Year. That’s certainly an impressive array of hardware for Jackson who has already established ...

Terrance Lang commits to USC

The Trojans got an early holiday present on Thursday when defensive lineman Terrance Lang announced that he would attend USC. Lang (6-6, 275) is considered a very good athlete for his size and a potential versatile interior lineman. He plays at Maranatha HS, a smaller school where the competition level did not include many players with his ...

WeAreSC mailbag (12-22 edition)

by Garry Paskwietz In this week's edition of the mailbag we discuss Rose Bowl practices, recruiting, the offensive line and more: CoronaTrojanFan What is the consensus opinion on the USC O-line this season? Was it a case of a bunch of 3rd and 4th year guys finally coming into their own on their own or was it a case of new O-Line Coach ...

Falah fills role at center

by Garry Paskwietz The USC Trojans have seen what can happen when depth issues hit the center position. 1n 1978, the 12-1 Trojans split a national title after the only loss of the season came when injuries forced a nose tackle named Ray Peters to flip over to center for the game against ASU, where USC promptly lost 4 fumbles and the game. ...

Roundtable: Memorable Rose Bowl Moment

Give your most memorable USC Rose Bowl game or moment Garry Paskwietz January 1, 1980. USC vs Ohio State. A friend of mine from junior high had a father who was on the faculty at USC and wasn’t using his Rose Bowl tickets so he passed them along to me. I had been to a couple Trojan games already but nothing could prepare me for what would ...

Darnold changed the season

by Garry Paskwietz Sam Darnold changed the season. I don’t think there’s any question if you talk to fans who watched the 2016 USC season they will tell you that things absolutely turned when Darnold was inserted into the starting line-up for the Utah game. The whispers had started long before that, however. They began in spring ball ...

What we saw in Week 1 of Rose Bowl practices

by Garry Paskwietz * Game plan installation With three full weeks of bowl practices (and 18 sessions total when you count a first week where some players and coaches were out for finals and recruiting) it gives plenty of time for the Trojans to work on the game plan for Penn State. Clay Helton said each week will be spent as if they are ...

WeAreSC Podcast: Talking Rose Bowl thoughts

Garry Paskwietz and Jeremy Hogue discuss the Trojans appearance in the Rose Bowl, the match-up with Penn State and the turnaround of the 2016 USC season. Click here to listen to podcast

WeAreSC Recruiting Podcast (12-15 edition)

Garry Paskwietz and Johnny Curren give a position-by-position overview of USC recruiting for the Class of 2017, including a look at how they think the class will fill out Click here to listen to podcast

WeAreSC Mailbag (12-15 edition)

by Garry Paskwietz In this edition of the mailbag we discuss Larry Scott, Utah recruiting, homesickness, Chris Tilbey, Jalen Greene and more: Touchdown for USC What would you say is the satisfaction level of the PAC-12 schools regarding Larry Scott's performance as commissioner? I haven’t heard any official comments from the schools ...