Spurrier hires OL coach

Eric Wolford USC offensive line coach
Eric Wolford USC offensive line coach

USC coach Steve Spurrier has found his offensive line coach.

Spurrier has hired Illinois offensive line coach Eric Wolford, a source told The State on Tuesday.

Wolford, 37, who has been on Ron Zook’s Illinois staff the past two seasons, replaced John Hunt, who was fired after four seasons at USC.

Wolford, a 1994 graduate of Kansas State, was the Fighting Illini’s run game coordinator, a title he is expected to have at USC, as well.

Prior to Illinois, Wolford was on Mike Stoops’ staff at Arizona, where he worked with USC receivers coach Steve Spurrier Jr.

Here’s his bio: