NCAA Football: USC faces UCLA in rivalry match at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum.
2016: Hill will compete for playing time at defensive end as a sophomore in 2016.
2015: Don Hill served as a backup outside linebacker as a redshirt freshman in 2015. Overall while appearing in 5 games (Idaho, Oregon, UCLA, Stanford in the Pac-12 Championship Game, Wisconsin), he had 7 tackles, including 0.5 for loss of 1-yard. He had 3 tackles against Idaho and UCLA and 1 versus Stanford. He won USC’s Defensive Service Team Player of the Year Award and Lifter’s Award.
2014: Hill, who enrolled at USC in the spring of 2014 after graduating a semester early from high school, redshirted as a freshman outside linebacker at USC in 2014, his first year at USC. He sat out 2014 spring practice while recovering from a 2013 Achilles injury.
HIGH SCHOOL: He made 2013 Prep Star All-Midwest and Tacoma News Tribune Northwest Nugget Best of the Rest despite missing most of his 2013 senior season as a defensive end at Timberline High in Boise (Id.) with an Achilles injury.
As a 2012 junior, he made All-Southern Idaho League second team while getting 70 tackles, including 17 for loss (with 7 sacks).
He also played basketball at Timberline.
PERSONAL: He is a sociology major at USC.
GAME-BY-GAME WITH DON HILL