As USC enters spring practice for the 2013 college football season, Lane Kiffin and his staff cast a hopeful eye toward the prep class of 2014.
Hopeful because Kiffin knows that unless his Trojans improve on their disappointing 7-6 record of last year, there is little reason to believe he will be around to welcome any new recruits the following year.
Nonetheless, USC has been active on the recruiting scene and this slide show will look at some of the potential future Trojans Kiffin has his eye for 2014.
Can the Trojans turn it around in 2013? If they do, here are some high profile targets USC hopes will be sporting the cardinal and gold in years to come.
Note: List order is based on quality of player, need at the position and the recruits likelihood of signing with the Trojans.