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USC apologizes to Florida Gators over recruiting allegation

Southern Cal athletic director Mike Garrett sent a letter to Florida AD Jeremy Foley apologizing for alleging that the Gators illegally contacted Trojans freshman running back Dillon Baxter, reported.

Garrett wrote that he spoke with Baxter and "he has now confirmed that he did not receive a call from your institution. Therefore, USC has no intention of pursuing this matter further. I apologize for any inconvenience or embarrassment this matter has caused to you and your institution," Garrett wrote.

[Last modified: Tuesday, July 20, 2010 2:11pm]


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