USC has contacted the coach at Butte JC, CA regarding OL Etuale Feo (6-5 340). Feo said he's not heard directly from the Gamecocks, but his coach told him of their interest.
And Feo said he has interest in the Gamecocks. "They play in a conference that's really tough," Feo said. "If you want to be one of the best, you've got to go where the best play. I will go anywhere to play football."
Feo is a native of Washington State and said he was recruited by Boise State and Washington but wasn't academically qualified. Feo said he will graduate in the spring and will have three years to play two at the next level.
He plays mostly center and played at 390 pounds last season.