We are actively following the news that black lawmakers are calling USC football recruits and urging them not to enroll at Carolina because the school is in danger of losing its lone back trustee.
Steve Spurrier was on his way to a touchdown club meeting after practice and told the press he knew very little about the lawmakers beef.
Steve Spurrier post practice comments
Former USC football player and State Rep. Anton Gunn was named in the story. He said on SportsTalk that he has not and will not call any recruits about this issue.
Anton Gunn talks about the lawmakers beef with USC
USC athletic director Eric Hyman issued the following statement on the issue:
“This is an unfortunate situation but it is not an athletics issue. It is a legislative matter – something over which we have absolutely no control. I am hopeful that the legislators can work this out among themselves.”