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    C.J. Pollard
    C.J.  Pollard

    Class:
    RS Freshman

    Hometown:
    Carson, CA

    High School:
    Serra

    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 185

    Position:
    S

    Birthdate:
    10/31/1997

    Experience:
    SQ

    Major:
    Communication

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    @ cjpollard_

    2017: Pollard will battle for playing time at safety as a redshirt freshman in 2017.

    2016: Pollard, who enrolled at USC in the spring of 2016 after graduating a semester early from high school, redshirted as a first-year freshman safety in 2016.

    HIGH SCHOOL: He made 2015 Prep Star All-American, Tacoma News Tribune Western 100, USA Today All-California second team, Cal-Hi Sports All-State second team, All-CIF Pac 5 Division, South Bay Daily Breeze All-South Bay first team and All-Mission League first team as a senior defensive back and wide receiver at Serra High in Gardena (Calif.). He had 62 tackles, including 2 for losses, and 5 deflections in 2015.

    As a junior in 2014, he made 58 tackles (2 for losses) and 3 deflections.

    He had 20 tackles as a 2013 sophomore. Current Trojans Oluwole Betiku, Deontay Burnett, Rasheem Green, Jalen Greene, John Houston Jr., Jalen Jones and Olajuwon Tucker also prepped at Serra.

    PERSONAL: He is a communication major at USC. His real first name is Christopher. His father, Marvin, was a cornerback at USC (1988-91) and his mother, Pam, is a USC graduate.