ESPN.com staff A few news and notes from We Are SC: Erik McKinney : After a few lean years, USC is restocking its linebacker talent, with commits Scott Starr and Jabari Ruffin being the latest. Kyle Williams : Lamar Dawson's first start last week against Colorado brought mixed results. He'll have to improve this week against a complex Washington offense. Steve Bisheff takes a spin around college football -- and the rest of the sports world -- with glances at Washington, Penn State, Oregon and, of course, USC. Garry Paskwietz: This week's Roundtable discusses the keys to USC reversing its recent trend of losing close games to UW on last-second field goals. Originally posted by ESPN.com - Pac-10 Blog Click here to view the article.