A bit more than halfway through spring practice and head coach Steve Sarkisian and his staff are getting a handle on just what they have for the 2014 college football season.
For the players themselves, many of the guys USC knew they would count on this season have not disappointed while others have been a pleasant surprise for all concerned.
However, there are some players who need to crank it up as soon as possible if they want to leave a lasting impression on the coaching staff as they prepare for the fall.
This slideshow will look at some of these players who need to find a sense of urgency if they want to make their mark in 2014.
So without further delay, here are some Trojans who need to dial it up sooner rather than later...