USC will offer four-year scholarships for football, men's basketball and women's basketball instead of the current one-year renewable model.
Thus immediately offers more security for student-athletes that participate in these three revenue generating sports. In taking this action, USC hopes to help lead the effort to refocus on student-athlete welfare on and off the field," AD Pat Haden said. We aren't certain of the details, specifically the process if either side wants to get out of their end of the deal, but those should be available soon. Northwestern, Ohio State, Auburn, Michigan, Michigan State, Florida and Nebraska have also implemented this new model. Jun 24 - 10:35 AM